Phasmida


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Noun1.Phasmida - in some classifications considered a suborder of Orthoptera: stick insects; leaf insects
animal order - the order of animals
class Hexapoda, class Insecta, Hexapoda, Insecta - insects; about five-sixths of all known animal species
phasmid, phasmid insect - large cylindrical or flattened mostly tropical insects with long strong legs that feed on plants; walking sticks and leaf insects
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Remaining seven orders (Diptera, Dictyoptera, Grylloblattodea, Hemiptera, Lepidoptera, Phasmida, and Aranea) had a negative relationship with ants.
Among the 19 groups are Odonata, Phasmida, Coleoptera, Diptera, Lepidoptera, and Hymenoptera.
The chewing guild was composed of adult and juvenile Coleoptera, Orthoptera, Phasmida and juveniles of Lepidoptera (see Moran and Southwood, 1982).
Comentarios: primer registro del genero para Narino, en Colombia habia sido previamente registrado en el departamento del Choco (CONLE et al., 2011), con cuatro especies conocidas, este genero tambien se distribuye en Ecuador y Peru (Phasmida Species File Online).
Esto ha llevado a que en la actualidad esta base de datos se asiente sobre un sofisticado sistema de programas: "Species File Software" (http://software.speciesfile.org) utilizado en otros grupos de insectos (Blattodea, Mantodea, Phasmida, Plecoptera, Coreoidea, Aphidomorpha, Lygaeoidea, entre otros).
Antisymmetrically located CA (not fused with each other) may also be found in insects, such as Clonopsis gallica (Phasmida): in this species, according to figure in the same source, the left corpus allatus is located more frontally than the right corpus allatus.
The Leptynia hispanica species complex (Insecta Phasmida): polyploidy, parthenogenesis, hybridization and more.
Stick insects or walking sticks (Order Phasmida or Phasmatodeaf) are leaf-eating insects best known for their elaborate camouflage.
Comentarios.- Esta especie se incluye dentro del grupo de especies formado por Teagueia lehmannii Luer, Teagueia phasmida (Luer & Escobar) Luer, Teagueia rex (Luer & Escobar) Luer, Teagueia teaguei (Luer) Luer, Teagueia tentaculata Luer & Hirtz y Teagueia zeus (Luer & Hirtz) Luer.
Order Families Species % of Specimens % of Insect (n = 877) Insect (n = 13,162) Specimens Species Protura 1 1 0.11 31 0.24 Collembola 10 57 6.50 4315 32.78 Diplura 1 1 0.11 6 0.05 Odonata 4 12 1.37 47 0.36 Phasmida 1 2 0.23 6 0.05 Orthoptera 5 13 1.48 115 0.87 Blattaria 1 2 0.23 42 0.32 Isoptera 1 1 0.11 1 ~ 0 Plecoptera 1 2 0.23 2 0.02 Psocoptera 1 6 0.68 34 0.26 Hemiptera 28 117 13.30 855 6.49 Thysanoptera 1 2 0.34 3 0.02 Ncuroptera 4 5 0.57 28 0.21 Coleoptera 58 386 44.01 5539 42.08 Mecoptera 2 3 0.34 5 0.04 Diptcra 36 122 13.91 892 6.78 Trichoptera 4 7 0.80 19 0.14 Lepidoptera 18 82 9.23 260 1.98 Hymenoptera 16 57 6.50 962 7.31