Hemiptera


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Related to Hemiptera: Hymenoptera, Siphonaptera
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Noun1.Hemiptera - plant bugsHemiptera - plant bugs; bedbugs; some true bugs; also includes suborders Heteroptera (true bugs) and Homoptera (e.g., aphids, plant lice and cicadas)
animal order - the order of animals
class Hexapoda, class Insecta, Hexapoda, Insecta - insects; about five-sixths of all known animal species
hemipteran, hemipteron, hemipterous insect, bug - insects with sucking mouthparts and forewings thickened and leathery at the base; usually show incomplete metamorphosis
family Lygaeidae, Lygaeidae - lygaeid bugs
Coreidae, family Coreidae - squash bugs and leaf-footed bugs
Cimicidae, family Cimicidae - wingless flat-bodied bloodsucking insects
family Notonectidae, Notonectidae - aquatic carnivorous insects
Homoptera, suborder Homoptera - plant lice (aphids); whiteflies; cicadas; leafhoppers; plant hoppers; scale insects and mealybugs; spittle insects
References in classic literature ?
The orders Orthoptera and Hemiptera are particularly numerous; as likewise is the stinging division of the Hymenoptera the bees, perhaps, being excepted.
Los autores agradecen a Federico Escobar Sarria por proporcionar los datos de Hemiptera, como parte del proyecto CB 2008-101542-F financiado por CONACYT.
Descriptions of new species of Heteropterous Hemiptera of North America.
Compared to bobwhite chicks, pheasant chicks showed preference towards the insect orders Homoptera, Hemiptera, and Coleoptera, but similar to the previous studies, they did not determine prey availability and, therefore, did not assess prey selection.
Among arthropods insects belonged to the orders Orthoptera Hemiptera Coleoptera Diptera Hymenoptera Neuroptera and Lepidoptera (89.
org/), which focuses on databasing and imaging the herbivorous North American Hemiptera (aphids, scales, hoppers, cicadas, and true bugs), their host plants, and their parasitoids from multiple collections throughout the United States.
Several insects, including Hemiptera (Sternorrhyncha, Cicadomoprpha, Fulgoromorpha and Heteroptera), Coleoptera (Coccinellidae and Cucurlionidae), Lepidoptera and Orthoptera, are reported feeding on leaves of this important crop (Banjo et al.
Presencia del "psilido del escudo" (Glycaspis brimblecombei, Hemiptera, Psyllidae), plaga del Eucalyptus, en Santiago del Estero, Argentina.
On the whole order Orthoptera was dominant followed by Araneae, Hemiptera, Coleoptera, Lepidoptera, Hymenoptera, Odonata, Diptera and Thysanoptera, Neuroptera, Prostigmata each represented by single species except Mantodea with two species.
Coleoptera represented the majority, followed by Collembola, Hymenoptera, Diptera, Hemiptera, Lepidoptera, and Orthoptera.