Definition of Hemipteron

1. Noun. Insects with sucking mouthparts and forewings thickened and leathery at the base; usually show incomplete metamorphosis.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hemipteron

hemiplegias
hemiplegic
hemiplegic amyotrophy
hemiplegic gait
hemiplegic migraine
hemiplegics
hemiplegy
hemipode
hemiprotein
hemiproteins
hemipter
hemiptera
hemipteral
hemipteran
hemipterans
hemipteron (current term)
hemipterous
hemipterous insect
hemipters
hemisect
hemisected
hemisecting
hemisection
hemisections
hemisects
hemisensory
hemiseptum
hemisolvate
hemispasm
hemispatial

Literary usage of Hemipteron

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Entomologist's Monthly Magazine by Nathaniel Lloyd and Company (1903)
"... in which, also, another little hemipteron was enclosed; the following morning 1 found the latter sucked dry. Further, I once observed a ..."

2. A Laboratory Guide to the Study of Parasitology by William Brodbeck Herms (1913)
"C. hemipteron type. A very different sort of organ than the above described types is found in the Hemiptera. Here the labium forms a prominent beak, ..."

3. The Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation by James William Tutt (1890)
"Mr. West ( Green wich) exhibited specimens of the hemipteron, ... Mr. West, of Greenwich, a series of the local hemipteron, ..."

4. Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society by Hawaiian Entomological Society (1906)
"Homomorph, as, eg, a hemipteron, than in an ... so greatly that a biologic note on any hemipteron save a destructive pest is a matter for happy surprise. ..."

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