Origin of Insecta
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I shall next copy for you Latreille's latest definition of Insecta and Arachnida.
Sometimes they are trache or air-vessels, which, as in the class Insecta, replace those of circulation.
The Crustacea agree with Insecta in having a body divided into segments, furnished with jointed legs, compound eyes, and antenn.
This want of coincidence is strikingly shown in a group of animals widely remote from the Insecta, viz.Studies in the Theory of Descent (Volumes 1 and 2)|August Weismann
Lamarck regarded them as more nearly allied to the Crustacea than Insecta.Our Common Insects|Alpheus Spring Packard