Definition of Hemipters
1. hemipter [n] - See also: hemipter
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hemipters
Literary usage of Hemipters
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Natural History of Animals: Containing Brief Descriptions of the Animals by Sanborn Tenney (1875)
"BUGS, CICADAS, AND TREE-HOPPERS, OR hemipters. These insects have a slender, horny beak, which, when not in use, is bent under the body and lies upon the ..."
2. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Philadelphia by Entomological Society of Philadelphia (1864)
"... and the hemipters (Heteroptera) as li mostly terrestrial." But the larvae of some Lepidoptera are aquatic with aquatic respiration, (see Westw. ..."
3. Manual of Geology: Treating of the Principles of the Science with Special by James Dwight Dana (1894)
"hemipters are the so-called " Bugs" and Aphides. They are incomplete in metamorphosis, like other low-grade Insects, and, therefore, are a kind that might ..."