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Definition of the noun hymenoptera

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noun - plural: -

  1. an order of insects including: bees; wasps; ants; ichneumons; sawflies; gall wasps; etc.


"hymenoptera" is a musical album of LANCER>>Bee.

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"Hymenoptera" is a book by R. W. Taylor.

  • also known as "Hymenoptera: Formicoidea, Vespoidea, and Sphecoidea"

Phrases with Hymenoptera

  1. order hymenoptera
  2. Lepanthes Hymenoptera
  3. Parasitic Hymenoptera
  4. Species Lepanthes Hymenoptera

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Google previewThe Physiology of the Invertebrata (1892)

by Arthur Bower Griffiths

The Hymenoptera is the order to which bees, wasps, and ants belong. The mouth parts are for biting (ants), and licking (bees). The labial palps are long and slender ; " there are two large paraglossae, and between them a median, annu- ...

Google previewThe Insects (2009)

An Outline of Entomology by P. J. Gullan, P. S. Cranston

The Hymenoptera is an order of about 100,000 described species of holometabolous neopterans, classified traditionally in two suborders, the “ Symphyta” (wood wasps and sawflies) (which is a paraphyletic group) and Apocrita (wasps, bees, ...

Google previewEtymidion II (1994)

A Students' Workbook for Vocabulary Building by C. A. E. Luschnig, L. J. Luschnig

Hymenoptera is a large order of insects having four 53.

Google previewNinety-nine Gnats, Nits, and Nibblers (1989)

by May Berenbaum

The order Hymenoptera is the one other place (aside from the Isoptera) where true sociality arises in the insects, and it is thought to be widespread in the order due to peculiarities of hymen- opteran genetics, whereby female insects end up ...

Google previewIdentifying British Insects and Arachnids (1999)

An Annotated Bibliography of Key Works by Peter C. Barnard

TAREL The Hymenoptera is the largest and most diverse order of insects ...

Google previewUrban Insects and Arachnids (2005)

A Handbook of Urban Entomology by William H. Robinson

Hymenoptera is a large order; the members occupy a large number of habitats. Ants, wasps, and bees have habits that range from solitary to species with complex social systems living in large colonies, and from plant-feeders to predators and ...

Google previewSocial Insects and the Environment (1990)

Proceedings of the 11th International Congress of IUSSI, 1990 (International Union for the Study of Social Insects) by International Union for the Study of Social Insects. Congress

The general result for polyandrous Hymenoptera is that a rare discriminatory or non-discriminatory allele will invade if the increased work efficiency of rare strategy workers relative to common strategy workers is >; (1 - b)/(.\ + bin), where n is ...

Google previewDictionary of Insect Morphology (1999)

by L. Zombori, Henrik Steinmann

Hymenoptera -» discoidal cell: 2. Lepidoptera -» discal cell cellula discocubitalis -» discocubital cell cellula discoidalis -» discoidal cell cellula discoidalis antica -» first discoidal cell cellula discoidalis aperta -» open discoidal cell cellula ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

Hymenoptera: A ring-like sclerite at base of gonocoxites. 2. Neuroptera: See Gonarcus. Syn. Basal Ring; Gonocardo. GONOCARDO Noun. (Greek, gonos = offspring + Latin, cardo = hinge. PL, Gonocardines.) Hymenoptera: See Gonobase.

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

hymenoptera sting. See sting. Hymenoptera (ants ...

Google previewAn Encyclopedia of Natural History

The Hymenoptera are probably the most numerous of all insects in number of species, for although only 36,000 species have yet been described, a much smaller number than either the Coleoptera or Lepidoptera, yet Number of we have ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Deserts (2017)

by Michael A. Mares

HYMENOPTERA Pakistan. It inhabits both forested and arid habitats. The aardwolf is confined to semiarid savanna habitats supporting large numbers of colonial termites in the southern and southwestern parts of Africa.

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2003)

by Michael Allaby

Hymenoptera produce high-pitched squeaks by rubbing the tip ofthe abdomen against the underside of the *elytra. Larvae are club-shaped, with a large head and thorax and a threepronged tail, and feed on insect larvae. There are four ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Land Invertebrate Behaviour (1993)

by Rod Preston-Mafham, Ken Preston-Mafham

(Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Anim. Behav. 27. 202-10. Alpert, G.D. & Akre.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica (1910)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm

HYMENOPTERA (Gt.iitiMi a membrane, and rrtpov, a wing), a' term used in zoological classification for one of the most important orders of the class Hexapoda (q.v.). The order was founded by Linnaeus {Systema Naturae, 1735), and is still ...

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