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Insects or Insecta are by far the largest group of hexapod invertebrates within the arthropod phylum. Definitions and circumscriptions vary; in one approach ...


Characteristics. Insects have a large number of unique, derived characteristics, although none of these are externally obvious in most species. These include ...


Feb 16, 2004 ... Class Insecta (Insects). Synonyms and other taxonomic changes. phylogenetic arrangement of major extant taxa based on latest molecular ...


Dominating the biological spectrum with nearly a million known species, members of Insecta may represent as much as 90% of multicellular life on Earth.


Order Microcoryphia - Bristletails Order Zygentoma - Silverfish Order Ephemeroptera - Mayflies Order Odonata - Dragonflies and Damselflies Order Zoraptera - ...


With around one million named species and perhaps several times that number unnamed, insects account for a great majority of the species of animals on earth.


3rd international INSECTA 2017 in Berlin on Sept 7/8. Conference shows... insect technology, constraints use of insects as food, feed, non-food.


See also: Insecta and insectă ... A Latin Dictionary , Oxford: Clarendon Press; “ insecta” in Félix Gaffiot's Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934).


Insects (from Latin insectum, a calque of Greek ἔντομον , 'cut into sections') are a class of invertebrates within the arthropod phylum that have a chitinous ...