insectan


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Adj.1.insectan - of or relating to the class Insecta
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As an insectan 'mother's milk' that seemingly combines the attributes of 'guns and butter,' the egg-stalk fluid of C.
Here we show that the theridiid Theridion evexum Keyserling 1884 stored dead insectan prey for up to one week prior to the emergence of spiderlings from the egg sac, and continued to feed spiderlings dead prey for six weeks until spiderlings molted to the fourth instar.