Hexapoda


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Related to Hexapoda: Myriapoda, Apterygota
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Noun1.Hexapoda - insectsHexapoda - insects; about five-sixths of all known animal species
Arthropoda, phylum Arthropoda - jointed-foot invertebrates: arachnids; crustaceans; insects; millipedes; centipedes
Mantophasmatodea, order mantophasmatodea - an order of insect identified in 2002 in a 45 million year old piece of amber from the Baltic region
Mecoptera, order Mecoptera - an order of carnivorous insects usually having long membranous wings and long beaklike heads with chewing mouths at the tip
Collembola, order Collembola - minute wingless arthropods: springtails
order Protura, Protura - minute wingless arthropods: telsontails
Anoplura, order Anoplura - sucking lice
Diptera, order Diptera - a large order of insects having a single pair of wings and sucking or piercing mouths; includes true flies and mosquitoes and gnats and crane flies
Hymenoptera, order Hymenoptera - an order of insects including: bees; wasps; ants; ichneumons; sawflies; gall wasps; etc.
Isoptera, order Isoptera - order of social insects that live in colonies, including: termites; often placed in subclass Exopterygota
order Orthoptera, Orthoptera - grasshoppers and locusts; crickets
order Phasmatodea, order Phasmida, Phasmatodea, Phasmida - in some classifications considered a suborder of Orthoptera: stick insects; leaf insects
Exopterygota, Hemimetabola, subclass Exopterygota - subclass of insects characterized by gradual and usually incomplete metamorphosis
Dictyoptera, order Dictyoptera - in some classifications replaced by the orders (here suborders) Blattodea (cockroaches) and Manteodea (mantids); in former classifications often subsumed under a much broader order Orthoptera
Hemiptera, order Hemiptera - plant bugs; bedbugs; some true bugs; also includes suborders Heteroptera (true bugs) and Homoptera (e.g., aphids, plant lice and cicadas)
Corrodentia, order Corrodentia, order Psocoptera, Psocoptera - an order of insects: includes booklice and bark-lice
Neuroptera, order Neuroptera - an order of insects including: lacewings; antlions; dobsonflies; alderflies; fish flies; mantispids; spongeflies
Odonata, order Odonata - dragonflies and damselflies
order Trichoptera, Trichoptera - an order of insects consisting of caddis flies
order Thysanura, Thysanura - firebrats; silverfish; machilids
Dermaptera, order Dermaptera - earwigs and a few related forms
Lepidoptera, order Lepidoptera - moths and butterflies
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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A maximum likelihood phylogeny of eIF4E family members was generated with sequences from a selection of other metazoans, including Hexapoda, Chordata, and Chilopoda.
A molecular phylogeny of Hexapoda. Arthropod Systematics & Phylogeny 64: 35 44.
En comparacion con los demas ordenes de Hexapoda, los mantidos se pueden considerar escasos, ya que hay solo 2,494 especies validas registradas (Wieland & Svenson, 2018) de mas de un millon de especies de hexapodos en el mundo (Giribert & Edgecombe, 2013; Gullan & Cranston, 2014).
Within the Arthropoda it belongs to the higher taxon, the Entognathous Hexapoda, as mouthparts are hidden inside the buccal cavity unlike the Insecta.
Head structures of males of Strepsiptera (Hexapoda) with emphasis on basal splitting events within the order.
Gillis, "Phylogenetic analysis of the 16S rDNA of the cytoplasmic bacterium Wolbachia from the novel host Folsomia candida (Hexapoda, Collembola) and its implications for wolbachial taxonomy," FEMS Microbiology Letters, vol.
Carpenter, "Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology Part R, Arthropoda 4: Superclass Hexapoda," in Geological Society of America, Kansas, USA, 1992.
ABUNDANCE OF COLLEMBOLA (ARTHROPODA: HEXAPODA) AND INTERACTION WITH EDAPHIC PARAMETERS, IN THE RICE (Oryza sativa L., POACEAE) AGRICULTURAL ECOSYSTEM, IN PANAMA