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heteropteran

(hĕt′ə-rŏp′tər-əs)
n.
Any of numerous hemipteran insects of the suborder Heteroptera, characterized by forewings that have a thick leathery basal section and a membranous apical section, and including the stinkbugs and waterstriders.

het′er·op′ter·an, het′er·op′ter·ous adj.

heteropteran

any HEMIPTERAN insect of the suborder Heteroptera, having forewings in the form of hemielytra. The suborder includes water boatmen, water scorpions, bed bugs, and most plant bugs.
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Spindle membranes in mitosis and meiosis of the heteropteran insect Dysdercus intermedius.
Nearly 100 scientific papers published by Toby alone or jointly describe over 600 species of Orthotylinae, Phylinae, Thaumastocoridae or Saldidae, examine heteropteran phylogenetics, identify synonymies and homonymies, or designate lectotypes or neotypes.
The understanding of dispersal capacity and behavior will serve as baseline information to design and enhance monitoring and management tools for highly mobile heteropteran pests such as R.
Determining the frequency of heteropteran predation on sweetpotato whitefly and pink bollworm using multiple ELISAs.
Zrzavy (1992) regarded Enicocephalomorpha the sister group of Dipsocoromorpha + Gerromorpha, together forming a basal heteropteran clade, but presented the relationships among Nepomorpha, Leptopodomorpha, and Cimicomorpha + Pentatomomorpha as unresolved.
Abstract--The present study summarizes knowledge about phylogenetic relationships of the heteropteran infraorder Gerromorpha.
ETYMOLOGY: The species is named after Randall (Toby) Schuh in recognition of his substantial contributions to our knowledge of heteropteran systematics.
With about 11,000 valid described species, the Miridae represent the most diverse heteropteran family, accounting for roughly a quarter of all described Heteroptera (Henry, 2009; Cassis and Schuh, 2012).