Hemiptera


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Hemiptera

 [hem-ip´ter-ah]
the true bugs, an order of arthropods (class Insecta) with over 30,000 species, usually characterized by the presence of two pairs of wings and mouth parts adapted for piercing or sucking.

He·mip·ter·a

(hem-ip'tĕr-ă),
An arthropod order of the class Insecta that includes many plant lice and other true bugs; those of the subfamily Triatominae are bloodsuckers and of medical importance. The best known species is Cimex lectularius, the common bedbug.
[hemi- + G. pteron, wing]
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lagerstroemiae, but 54 d for Pseudaulacaspis pentagona (Targioni-Tozzetti) (Hemiptera: Diaspididae) (Erkilic & Uygun 1997), 65 d for Hemiberlesia rapax (Comstock) (Hemiptera: Diaspididae) (Blank et al.
First record of Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) on Hibiscus rosa-sinensis in Nigeria.
The reproductive female tract of Hemiptera is formed by ovaries, lateral oviducts, a common oviduct, accessory glands and spermatheca (Jahnke et al., 2006; Chiang et al., 2012; Chapman, 2013).
(2018b) Descripcion de dos especies nuevas del genero Aleuropleurocelus Drews y Sampson, 1956 (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) de Mexico.
Host plant effects on the development, survival, and reproduction of Dysmicoccus brevipes (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) on Grapevines.
Com relacao aos hemipteros, Beauveria bassiana promove infeccao sobre o percevejo-do-grao, Oebalus poecilus (Dallas) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) (SANTOS et al., 2002), o percevejo-castanho-daraiz, Scaptocoris carvalhoi Becker (Hemiptera: Cydnidae) (XAVIER; AVILA, 2005), a mosca-branca Bemisia tabaci (Gennadius) (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) (FARIA; WRAIGHT, 2001; POTRICH et al., 2011), o percevejo Collaria scenica (Stal, 1859) (Hemiptera: Miridae) (BARBOZA et al., 2011), o percevejode-renda-da-mandioca Vatiga manihotae (Drake) (Hemiptera: Tingidae) (ALVES et al., 2012).
Cydnidae (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) del Centro de Investigaciones Costeras La Mancha, Actopan, Veracruz, Mexico.
En esta contribucion para el conocimiento sobre biodiversidad de la coleccion de Hemiptera Cicadellidae (Subfamilias Cicadellinae, Coelidiinae, Deltocephalinae, Idiocerinae, Ledrinae y Xestocephalinae) los indicadores utilizados fueron: 1) Identificacion taxonomica, donde se estimo el grado de resolucion taxonomica de la coleccion; 2) Representatividad taxonomica y geografica, sobre la base de especimenes montados; 3) Porcentaje de asociaciones biologicas, especimenes con datos que indiquen asociacion con plantas o parasitoides (Diaz et al.
Aproximadamente el 50% de las especies de artropodos fitofagos registrados como plagas pertenecen al orden Hemiptera. La mayor riqueza de especies de artropodos fitofagos ha sido registrada en el continente americano.