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exopterygote

Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

Applied to an insect in which the wings develop externally and gradually. The insect undergoes no pupal stage or rapid metamorphosis, and its young are called ‘nymphs’.

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exopterygote

Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

Applied to an insect in which the wings develop externally and gradually. The insect undergoes no pupal stage or rapid metamorphosis, and its young are called ‘nymphs’.

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exopterygote

Elizabeth Martin and Robert Hine.

in A Dictionary of Biology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 72 words.

Any winged insect showing hemimetabolous development, i.e. the eggs hatch into young (called nymphs) that resemble the adults but

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exopterygote

Edited by Robert Hine and Elizabeth Martin.

in A Dictionary of Biology

June 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 72 words.

Any winged insect showing *hemimetabolous development, i.e. the eggs hatch into young (called *nymphs) that resemble the

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exopterygote

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 28 words.

Applied to an insect in which the wings develop externally and gradually. The insect undergoes no pupal stage or rapid

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exopterygote

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 28 words.

Applied to an insect in which the wings develop externally and gradually. The insect undergoes no pupal stage or rapid metamorphosis, and its young are called ‘nymphs’....

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exopterygote

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 28 words.

Applied to an insect in which the wings develop externally and gradually. The insect undergoes no pupal stage or rapid

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exopterygote

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 28 words.

Applied to an insect in which the wings develop externally and gradually. The insect undergoes no pupal stage or rapid

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Ephemeroptera

Elizabeth Martin and Robert Hine.

in A Dictionary of Biology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 69 words.

An order of exopterygote insects that comprises the mayflies, in which the adult stage lasts for only a few hours.

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Isoptera

Elizabeth Martin and Robert Hine.

in A Dictionary of Biology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 73 words.

An order of social exopterygote insects that comprises the termites. These mainly tropical insects have a complex system of castes

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nymph

Elizabeth Martin and Robert Hine.

in A Dictionary of Biology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 59 words.

The juvenile stage of exopterygote insects, especially terrestrial species, such as grasshoppers, cockroaches, and earwigs; the juveniles of aquatic species

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Odonata

Elizabeth Martin and Robert Hine.

in A Dictionary of Biology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 103 words.

An order of exopterygote insects containing the dragonflies and damselflies, most of which occur in tropical regions. Adult dragonflies have

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Orthoptera

Elizabeth Martin and Robert Hine.

in A Dictionary of Biology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 103 words.

A large order of exopterygote insects containing the grasshoppers, locusts, crickets, and – in some classification systems – the cockroaches

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Pterygota

Elizabeth Martin and Robert Hine.

in A Dictionary of Biology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 23 words.

A subclass of insects that typically possess wings, although some are secondarily wingless. It comprises the exopterygotes and the endopterygotes

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Hemiptera

Elizabeth Martin and Robert Hine.

in A Dictionary of Biology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 111 words.

An order of exopterygote insects comprising the true bugs. Hemipterans typically have oval flattened bodies with two pairs of wings,

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Isoptera

Edited by Robert Hine and Elizabeth Martin.

in A Dictionary of Biology

June 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 73 words.

An order of social exopterygote insects that comprises the termites. These mainly tropical insects have a complex system of *

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Ephemeroptera

Edited by Robert Hine and Elizabeth Martin.

in A Dictionary of Biology

June 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 69 words.

An order of *exopterygote insects that comprises the mayflies, in which the adult stage lasts for only a few

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Pterygota

Edited by Robert Hine and Elizabeth Martin.

in A Dictionary of Biology

June 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 23 words.

A subclass of insects that typically possess wings, although some are secondarily wingless. It comprises the *exopterygotes and the

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Odonata

Edited by Robert Hine and Elizabeth Martin.

in A Dictionary of Biology

June 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 103 words.

An order of *exopterygote insects containing the dragonflies and damselflies, most of which occur in tropical regions. Adult dragonflies

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nymph

Edited by Robert Hine and Elizabeth Martin.

in A Dictionary of Biology

June 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 59 words.

The juvenile stage of *exopterygote insects, especially terrestrial species, such as grasshoppers, cockroaches, and earwigs; the juveniles of aquatic

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Orthoptera

Edited by Robert Hine and Elizabeth Martin.

in A Dictionary of Biology

June 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 104 words.

A large order of *exopterygote insects containing the grasshoppers, locusts, crickets, and—in some classification systems—the cockroaches (see dictyoptera

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