Definition of Coreid
1. Noun. A true bug.
Generic synonyms: Bug, Hemipteran, Hemipteron, Hemipterous Insect
Group relationships: Coreidae, Family Coreidae
Specialized synonyms: Anasa Tristis, Squash Bug, Leaf-foot Bug, Leaf-footed Bug
Lexicographical Neighbors of Coreid
Literary usage of Coreid
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1909)
"It seemed advisable to the writer to examine the oogenesis, fertilization and cleavage of the coreid family and determine if possible whether there is a ..."
2. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1898)
"23). At the base of the wing the costa is remote from the costal edge of the wing, but approaches it near the middle of the FIG. jj. — A coreid, fore wing, ..."
3. Biological Bulletin by Marine Biological Laboratory (Woods Hole, Mass.) (1916)
"... and Cleavage of coreid Hemiptera. BIOL. BULL., Vol. 19, No. 2. Morse, M. "09 The Nuclear Components of the Sex Cells of Four Species of Cockroaches. ..."
4. An Introduction to Entomology by John Henry Comstock, Anna Botsford Comstock (1888)
"coreid/E. GG. Membrane of wings-covers with one or two closed cells at its base, otherwise without veins (Fig. 152); legs ambulatory. Fam. XXVIII.—CAPSID. ..."
5. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario, Entomological Society of Canada (1863-1871) (1885)
"... in North America is especially gratifying to me, and below will be found full generic and specific descriptions. FAMILY coreid/E. ..."
6. The Cambridge Natural History by Arthur Everett Shipley, Sidney Frederic Harmer (1899)
"... at any rate in some cases; as the writer has counted ten distinct segments in a young coreid bug, in addition to the terminal tube. ..."