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Definition of the noun dermaptera

What does dermaptera mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. earwigs and a few related forms

Phrases with Dermaptera

  1. Myrina Dermaptera Nyasae
  2. order dermaptera
  3. Myrina Dermaptera
  4. Beauveria Dermaptera
  5. Species Myrina Dermaptera
  6. Pseudogibellula Dermaptera
  7. Myrina Dermaptera Dermaptera

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Dermaptera

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Google previewAralkum - a Man-Made Desert (2011)

The Desiccated Floor of the Aral Sea (Central Asia) by Siegmar-W. Breckle, Walter Wucherer, Liliya A. Dimeyeva, Nathalia P. Ogar

Dermaptera is a small, mostly tropical order of insects with incomplete metamorphosis, comprising about 1,000 species. Two species of two ...

Google previewHandbook of Vegetable Pests (2001)

by John Capinera

Order DermapteraÐ Earwigs Dermaptera is a small group of beetle-like insects. They may be winged or wingless, though the forewings are short when present. They are omnivorous in feeding behavior, often feeding on other small animals.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Insects (2009)

by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé

Dermaptera (Earwigs) Dermaptera is a worldwide order, modest in size, with an unstable family classification and about 1900 species. Adult earwigs are elongate and dorsoventrally flattened with mandibulate, forward-projecting mouthparts, ...

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

DERMAPTERA—DERMESTES. surface of the body on which the nervous system is placed. Nata—Danna or DERMIBlS the true skin, sentient and having a vascular texture; epidermis or cuticle is the non-vascular tissue covering the dermis.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Zool Scr 31:3-15 Earwigs (Dermaptera) Earwigs are, in some respects, one of the most readily recognized orders of insects. However, this applies only to the " typical" earwigs bearing forceps- like cerci. There are some animal-parasitic groups ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Science (2017)

by Jonathan Law

Dermaptera. An order of insects comprising the earwigs. Earwigs typically have long thin cylindrical bodies with biting mouthparts and a stout pair of curved forceps at the tip of the abdomen, used for catching prey and in courtship.

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

Labiduridae (earwigs; subclass *Pterygota, order *Dermaptera) Cosmopolitan family of rather primitive earwigs, some species of which are winged. Typical labidurids are the robust, redbrown, wingless species that are found in the rain forest ...

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary of Entomology (2007)

by Paras Nath

Dermaptera, order: (derm, skin; ptera, wings) the order of insects comprising the earwigs (Fig. 87). Dermis: The deeper of "true" portion of the skin beneath the epidermis in a vertebrate, derived from mesoderm. (Gr. Derma = skin). Description: ...

Google previewVan Nostrand’s Scientific Encyclopedia (2013)

by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine

Book Louse Bark Louse Corrodentia Cicada Citrus Psylla Dermaptera (Earwigs) Dermaptera Frog Hopper ...

Google previewThe New American Cyclopaedia: a Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge (1863)

by George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana

and the hats (dermaptera) ; 2, those with canine or carnivorous ...

Google previewDictionary of Insect Morphology (1999)

by L. Zombori, Henrik Steinmann

( Dermaptera). - Proc. R. ent. Soc. Lond.. 25, 10-18. Henson. H. (1953): On the external morphology of the neck and the thorax in Forfícula aurkularía L. ( Dermaptera).

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Scrabble value of D2E1R1M3A1P3T1E1R1A1

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