Hemiptera


Hemiptera
/hi mip"teuhr euh/, n.
the order comprising the true bugs.
[1810-20; < NL (neut. pl.); see HEMI-, -PTEROUS]

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      order of insects that is alternatively termed Heteroptera by some authorities. See heteropteran.

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  • Hemiptĕra — Hemiptĕra, so v.w. Halbdeckflügler …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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  • Hemiptera — «Chinche» redirige aquí. Para el elemento metálico, véase chincheta   Hemiptera …   Wikipedia Español

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  • Hemiptera — Heteroptera Homoptera Los hemiptera son un órden de insectos, que comprende más de 65.000 especies conocidas, distribuidas en todo el mundo; se caracterizan por poseer un aparato bucal chupador que, según las especies, utilizan para alimentarse… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • hemiptera —   n.pl. order of insects containing the bugs.    ♦ hemipteral,    ♦ hemipteroid,    ♦ hemipterous, a.    ♦ hemipteran,    ♦ hemipteron, n. bug.    ♦ hemipterology, n. study of hemiptera …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Hemiptera — noun plant bugs; bedbugs; some true bugs; also includes suborders Heteroptera (true bugs) and Homoptera (e.g., aphids, plant lice and cicadas) • Syn: ↑order Hemiptera • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Insecta, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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