Mantophasmatodea


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Related to Mantophasmatodea: Zoraptera, Grylloblattodea
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Noun1.Mantophasmatodea - an order of insect identified in 2002 in a 45 million year old piece of amber from the Baltic regionMantophasmatodea - an order of insect identified in 2002 in a 45 million year old piece of amber from the Baltic region
animal order - the order of animals
class Hexapoda, class Insecta, Hexapoda, Insecta - insects; about five-sixths of all known animal species
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Similar ridges and spines were noted in Mantophasmatodea (Klass et al.
Como novedad, se inserta un breve capitulo (el 11) dedicado a la reciente vedette, Mantophasmatodea, aunque la existencia de este grupo como orden valido es cuestionable.
Kristensen y Joachim Adis dieron a conocer que habian encontrado un nuevo orden de insectos al que llamaron Mantophasmatodea por las semejanzas entre este orden y el de la mantis religiosa (Mantodea) y el del insecto palo (Phasmatodea).
The new order, Mantophasmatodea, brings the total number of insect orders to 31.