Sentence Examples

  • The Membracidae are remarkable on account of the backward prolongation of the pronotum After Howard, Year Book U.S. Dept.
  • In the thorax the pronotum and prosternum are closely associated with the mesothorax, but the pleura of the prothorax are usually shifted far forwards, so that the forelegs are inserted just behind the head.
  • The Siricidae (" wood-wasps ") are large elongate insects also with one spine on each fore-shin, but with the pronotum closely joined to the mesothorax.
  • In this division the ovipositor issues from the ventral surface of the abdomen; the pronotum reaches back to the tegulae;.
  • The pronotum reaches back to the tegulae.

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