order Embioptera

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Related to order Embioptera: order Ephemeroptera, Embiidina
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Noun1.order Embioptera - web spinners
animal order - the order of animals
class Hexapoda, class Insecta, Hexapoda, Insecta - insects; about five-sixths of all known animal species
web spinner - any of a small order of slender typically tropical insects that nest in colonies in silken tunnels that they spin
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One species of order Dermaptera (Chelisoches morio) and one species (Oligotoma minuscule) of order Embioptera were observed in January, February, March, April and May.