Hemipterous | definition of hemipterous by Medical dictionary
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hemipterous Belonging to the Hemiptera order of bugs, a large group of insects that includes the cone-nose bugs that transmit CHAGAS' DISEASE and the bed-bugs. From the Greek hemi , half and pteron , a wing.
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insects of cotton in Arizona: their economic importance and control.
Morphological parallelism in the structure of the labium in the hemipterous
genera Coptosomoides, gen.
2008) not only by enhancing hemipterous
populations and interfering with beneficial insects introduced for biological control (Fabres & Brown, Jr.