Sentence Examples


  • In their life-history the Thysanoptera belong to the Exopterygote division of the Hexapoda (q.v.).
  • Its condition thus recalls the pupal instar of the higher (Endopterygote) Hexapoda; and the Thysanoptera, though few in number, are seen to be of great interest to the student, exhibiting at once a transition between the biting and the suctorial mouth, and the passage from " incomplete " to " complete " metamorphosis.
  • COLEOPTERA, a term used in zoological classification for the true beetles which form one of the best-marked and most natural of the orders into which the class Hexapoda (or Insecta) has been divided.
  • This flexible tube is the functional ovipositor, the typical insectan ovipositor with its three pairs of processes (see Hexapoda) being undeveloped among the Coleoptera.
  • The embryonic development (see Hexapoda) has been carefully studied in several genera of beetles.

How would you define hexapoda? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus