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Definition of the noun orthoptera

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  1. grasshoppers and locusts; crickets

Alternative definition of the noun orthoptera

noun

  1. Any of very many four-winged insects, of the order Orthoptera, such as grasshoppers, crickets and locusts

Phrases with Orthoptera

  1. order orthoptera
  2. Smilax Orthoptera
  3. Nosybus Orthoptera
  4. Alophora Orthoptera
  5. Drosophila Orthoptera
  6. Antopocerus Orthoptera
  7. Species Smilax Orthoptera
  8. Species Nosybus Orthoptera
  9. Species Alophora Orthoptera

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Google previewCollected Papers (1910)

by Robert E. Snodgrass

The connection of the scolopala-containing cells with eardrumlike membranes in the Orthoptera is the principal evidence in favor of the idea that they are auditory organs. But similar structures occur in other insects that have no vibratory ...

Google previewPrinciples of Life (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Orthoptera is an order of insects with paurometabolous or incomplete metamorphosis, including the grasshoppers, crickets, cave crickets, Jerusalem crickets, katydids, weta, lubber, Acrida, and locusts. Many insects in this order produce sound ...

Google previewThe Guardian (1867)

says : " Another division of the family of the Saltatorial Orthoptera is that which includes the Locusts, the most voracious and destructive insects belonging to this or any other order ; but more destructive in ...

Google previewLife, The Science of Biology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Orthoptera is an order of insects with paurometabolous or incomplete metamorphosis, including the grasshoppers, crickets, cave crickets, Jerusalem crickets, katydids, weta, lubber, Acrida, and locusts. Many insects in this order produce sound ...

Google previewBiology, Concepts and Investigations (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Orthoptera is an order of insects with paurometabolous or incomplete metamorphosis, including the grasshoppers, crickets, cave crickets, Jerusalem crickets, katydids, weta, lubber, Acrida, and locusts. Many insects in this order produce sound ...

Google previewBiology (2016)

Biology, Biology by CTI Reviews

Orthoptera is an order of insects with paurometabolous or incomplete metamorphosis, including the grasshoppers, crickets, cave crickets, Jerusalem crickets, katydids, weta, lubber, Acrida, and locusts. Many insects in this order produce ...

Google previewParasitic Diseases (2012)

by M. Katz, D.D. Despommier, Robert Gwadz

Orthoptera is a large, diverse order of primitive, very successful insects including the grasshoppers and crickets. The cockroaches are included in a single family, the Blattidae, with several members closely associated with human habitations.

Google previewIntegrated Principles of Zoology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Orthoptera is an order of insects with paurometabolous or incomplete metamorphosis, including the grasshoppers, crickets, cave crickets, Jerusalem crickets, katydids, weta, lubber, Acrida, and locusts. Many insects in this order produce sound ...

Google previewLife , Science of Biology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Orthoptera is an order of insects with paurometabolous or incomplete metamorphosis, including the grasshoppers, crickets, cave crickets, Jerusalem crickets, katydids, weta, lubber, Acrida, and locusts. Many insects in this order produce sound ...

Google previewInvertebrates (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Orthoptera is an order of insects with paurometabolous or incomplete metamorphosis, including the grasshoppers, crickets, cave crickets, Jerusalem crickets, katydids, weta, lubber, Acrida, and locusts. Many insects in this order produce sound ...

Google previewFaunal Affinities, Systematics, and Bionomics of the Orthoptera of the California Channel Islands (1982)

by David C. Rentz, David B. Weissman

The Orthoptera is a particularly suitable group to study on the Islands because there are reasonable numbers of species spanning the range of flying ability, population density, and ecological adaptability. This study exploits the unique ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

The order Orthoptera probably underwent an early split to give rise to the two major lines of evolution now recognized as Caelifera and Ensifera. Ensifera is considered to be more primitive than Caelifera. The orthopterans are closely related to ...

Google previewIconographic encyclopaedia of science, literature, and art (1851)

Orthoptera. In this order (pi. 80, figs. 78-93) the anterior wings (or tegmina) are somewhat coriaceous and veined, with the inner margins overlapping and not meeting in a straight line as in the Coleoptera. The mouth is mandibulate, and much ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

ORTHOPTERA Oliver 1789 Upper Carboniferous. Crickets; Grasshoppers; Katydids; Locusts. (Greek, orthos = straight + pteron ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1855)

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According to Baron Cuvier, they differ ""□□Y"""' from all other Orthoptera in wanting the superior hepatic vessels. The metamorphoses of the Orthoptera ...

Google previewDictionary of Insect Morphology (1999)

by L. Zombori, Henrik Steinmann

lateral area area medialis -» median area area mediana segmenti medialis -* upper median area area mediastinals (Orthoptera) -» subcostal area area medtocubitalis -» medio-cubital area area medioradialis — medio-radial area area ...

Google previewAn Encyclopedia of Natural History

Order Orthoptera (Crickets, Locusts, etc.). The Order Orthoptera, or straight- winged insects, includes the earwigs, cockroaches, crickets, grasshoppers, locusts, etc. These are all insects with strong jaws, instead of a proboscis, and differ from ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1910)

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

The earwigs, cockroaches and locusts, which Linnaeus included among the Coleoptera, were early grouped into a distinct order, the Orthoptera. The great advance in modern zoology as regards the classification of the Hexapoda lies in the ...

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Scientific Terms (1879)

by William Rossiter

Orthoptera. Coleoptera. Licking Insects — Hymenoptera. Sucking Insects= Haustellata— Pricking Insects— Hemiptera. Diptera. Sipping Insects— Lepidoptera. 3. According to thedegree of metamorphosis— Heterom orpha — Hymenoptera.

Google previewThe popular encyclopedia; or, 'Conversations Lexicon': [ed. by A. Whitelaw from the Encyclopedia Americana]. (1877)

by Popular encyclopedia

ORTHOPTERA (Greek, orthos, straight; pteron, a wing), an order of Hemimetabolic Insects, distinguished by the possession of a...

In the Cockroaches, representing the Cursorial or Running Orthoptera, the legs are nearly of equal size.

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

Orthoptera saltatoria Latr. Astomata. . Hemiptera Latr. + Psychae Lepidoptera. Ptersta vel Majora Neuroptera L. Orthoptera. Ptilota Tetraptera { Cursoria Latr. Opisthocentra Hymenoptera. Minora . . Musca, Tipula, &c. w Diptera {o Culer, ...

Google previewChambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 3 of 4: N-R)

by Various

Orthoptera,orthop′tėra, n. anorderof insects ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Caves and Karst Science (2004)

by John Gunn

The Orthoptera range in size from 5 mm upwards and include the largest living insects, attaining 12 cm in length and up to 24 cm wingspan. They are winged ( brachypterous) or apterous, with a large pronotum extending posteriorly over the ...

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