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  • The Thysanoptera, small insects with firmly chitinized cuticle, are recognized by the combination of imperfectly suctorial jaws - the mandibles acting as piercers and maxillae retaining their palps (see fig.
  • 2 h), whose appendicular nature is shown only by a median furrow and by short, cylindrical palps (fig.
  • They are broad at the base, but taper towards the tip and carry palps (fig.
  • The maxillary palps have usually three, the labial either two or four segments.
  • The palps, both maxillary and labial, have two segments.

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