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Definition of the noun insecta

What does insecta mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. insects; about five-sixths of all known animal species

Phrases with Insecta

  1. class insecta
  2. Diaea insecta
  3. Nardia Insecta
  4. Natica Insecta
  5. Amphora Insecta
  6. Cyclops insecta
  7. Cypraea Insecta
  8. Trypeta insecta
  9. Atomaria Insecta
  10. Auricula insecta
  11. Runcinia Insecta
  12. Aloconota Insecta
  13. Armichona Insecta
  14. Dentalina Insecta
  15. Euclymene Insecta
  16. Nitzschia Insecta
  17. Aciuroides Insecta
  18. Clymenella Insecta
  19. Dentimargo Insecta
  20. Oediopalpa insecta

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Google previewTextbooks of Military Medicine: Military Preventive Medicine, Mobilization and Deployment, V. l, 2003

The class Insecta is the largest arthropod class ...

Google previewNature's Body (1993)

Gender in the Making of Modern Science by Londa L. Schiebinger

other classes came, in many cases, from Aristotle: Aves simply means bird; Amphibia emphasizes habitat; Insecta refers to the segmentation of the body; Vermes derives from the red- brown color of the common earthworm. Scientific ...

Google previewThe Handy Science Answer Book (2011)

class Insecta is the most successful group of animals on Earth in terms of diversity, geographic distribution, number of species, and number of ...

Google previewNature and Human Society (2000)

The Quest for a Sustainable World by Peter H. Raven

MOUND Australian National Insect Collection, CSIRO Entomology, GPO Box 1700, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia The class Insecta is the most species-rich of all major groups of living multicellular organisms ...

Google previewPurinergic Signalling and the Nervous System (2012)

by Geoffrey Burnstock, Alexei Verkhratsky

Insects The class Insecta is the other major group of arthropods and the most diverse group of animals, found in nearly all environments on the planet, although only a small number of species occur in the oceans. ATP released from ...

Google previewLiving Off Biodiversity (2001)

Exploring Livelihoods and Biodiversity Issues in Natural Resources Management by Izabella Koziell

The class Insecta is a sub-division of the super-class Hexapoda, suggesting that not all arthropods with six legs are in fact insects. Most indeed are, but some such as the Collembola (springtails), whilst having analogous ecologies, are not ...

Google previewDictionary of Invertebrate Zoology --Paperback (2010)

by Maggenti Mary Ann, Maggenti Armand, Gardner Scott

(ARTHRO: Insecta) The back or upper side of the mesothorax. mesopelagic a. [Gr. mesos, middle; pelagos, sea] Pertaining to the pelagic zone of intermediate depth of 200-1000 m; between the epipelagic and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Ecology (2014)

4, Crustacea, Amphipoda; 5, Crustacea, Isopoda; 6, Insecta, Ephemeroptera ...

Google previewLuo Biological Dictionary (1998)

by J. O. Kokwaro, Timothy Johns

Class Insecta, Nomadacris septemfasciata. Locusts are grasshoppers which gather together in swarms and migrate from place to place. Chwarni, (Bed-bug) Class Insecta, Cimex lectularius. Dede, (African or Desert Locust), Class Insecta.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Caves (2012)

by William B. White, David C. Culver

consumers Insecta: Hemiptera: Cixiidae (cave planthoppers) Insecta: Lepidoptera: Noctuidae (cave moths) Insecta: Coleoptera (beetles) Secondary consumers Aranea (spiders) Acari (mites) Chilopoda (centipedes) Hemiptera Scavengers, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Class Insecta generally is placed in the Phylum Arthropoda of the Kingdom Animalia, as follows: Phylum: Arthropoda Subphylum Trilobita - Trilobites (these are extinct) Subphylum - Chelicerata Class Merostomata - Horseshoe crabs Class ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Litterature (1875)

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under the class Insecta, Lamarck first separating them into a distinct class. A few general remarks, therefore, on the branch Articulata, and its ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Land Invertebrate Behaviour (1993)

by Rod Preston-Mafham, Ken Preston-Mafham

INSECTA. Insects. SEXUAL BEHAVIOUR , 35 Insecta.

Google previewAmericanized Encyclopaedia Britannica (1898)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, to which is Added Biographies of Living Subjects

Insecta. II. Myriapoda. In this diagram the Myriapoda are placed, in the position ordinarily assigned to them, between the Insects and Arachnids; but perhaps a more natural position would be after the Crustacea, for they appear to ...

Google previewThe World-wide Encyclopedia and Gazetteer (1908)

Compiled and Revised to Date from the Leading Encyclopedias of the World. A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature, to which is Added Biographies of Living Subjects, One Hundred Colored Maps and Numerous Illustrations

Insecta. II. Myriapoda. In this diagram the Myriapoda are placed, in the position ordinarily assigned to them, between the Insects and Arachnids; but perhaps a more natural position would be after the Crustacea, for they appear to ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica (1824)

Supplement to the 4th, 5th, and 6th Editions ... With Preliminary Dissertations on the History of the Sciences ...

Insecta , genera, according to the number of articulations of. 10. Nouvelles Expériences et Observations, 2 vols. 8vo. Paris. On different subjects of natural philosophy. In German by Molitor, Vermischte Schrif. ten. Vienna, 1784.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica ... (1902)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ... in Thirty Volumes with New American Supplement

As a matter of fact the group Arthro was precisely identical in its area with the class Insecta of Linnaeus, the Entoma of Aristotle. But by causes which it is not easy to trace the word “Insect” had become limited since the days of Linnaeus to the ...

Google previewThe New Werner Twentieth Century Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1906)

A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention... with New American Supplement, Complete in Thirty Volumes

THE INSECTA, or INSEUPA, form the largest clam of that division of the animal kingdom formerly (willed Articulata, but for which the more expressive term Arth oda ( joint-footed) is now more generally employed. is term includes, besides ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Insects (2009)

by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé

Within the class Insecta, major forms of insects are grouped in orders. Ordinal-level groups represent ...

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Small photo of A pair of female and male orange black leaf beetle (Arthropoda: Insecta: Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Chrysomelinae: Phyllocharis undulata) mating making love on a grass isolated with black backgroundSmall photo of Left side of Male black Leaf Footed Bug, squash bug, clown bug, tip-wilter (Arthropoda: Insecta: Hemiptera: Coreidae: Acanthocephala terminalis) with orange black antenna crawling on a green stemSmall photo of An adult male tiny orange Mexican bean lady beetle, lady bug, lady bird (Arthropoda: Insecta: Coleoptera: Coccinellidae: Epilachninae: Epilachna varivestis) with black dot crawling on a big green leafSmall photo of Blurry female Gold Dust Weevil (Arthropoda: Insecta: Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae: Tanymecini: Piazomiina: Hypomeces squamosus) open its wing and ready to fly isolated with black backgroundSmall photo of Blurry female Gold Dust Weevil (Arthropoda: Insecta: Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae: Tanymecini: Piazomiina: Hypomeces squamosus) open its wing and ready to fly isolated with black backgroundSmall photo of Blurry female Gold Dust Weevil (Arthropoda: Insecta: Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae: Tanymecini: Piazomiina: Hypomeces squamosus) open its wing and ready to fly isolated with black backgroundSmall photo of Blurry female Gold Dust Weevil (Arthropoda: Insecta: Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae: Tanymecini: Piazomiina: Hypomeces squamosus) open its wing and ready to fly isolated with black background More...

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INSECTA CLASS - NECK DESCRIPTION

Scrabble value of I1N1S1E1C3T1A1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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