Also he·mip·ter·on [hi-mip-tuh-ron]. /hɪˈmɪp təˌrɒn/. a true bug; a hemipterous insect.
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How to use hemipteran in a sentence
hemipteran remains were present only in trace quantities (.5 per cent of the July 13-26 sample from eastern Harvey County).
British Dictionary definitions for hemipteran
Also called: hemipteron (hɪˈmɪptəˌrɒn) any hemipterous insect
another word for hemipterous
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Scientific definitions for hemipteran
Any of various insects of the order Hemiptera, having biting or sucking mouthparts and two pairs of wings. Hemipterans include the leafhoppers, treehoppers, cicadas, aphids, scales, and true bugs.
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