- the order comprising the true bugs.
Origin of Hemiptera
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Rostral: pertaining or attached to a rostrum; specifically of Hemiptera.
Scapulae: in Hemiptera, the inferior lateral face of mesonotum.
By Fabricius and by Illiger they were treated as Hemiptera or bugs.The Flea
Almost all the Hemiptera are among these; we have already mentioned them.Animal Parasites and Messmates
P. J. Van Beneden
This has not been shown to be the case in any other species of Hemiptera, so far as I can ascertain.Studies in Spermatogenesis
Nettie Maria Stevens