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Heteroptera

[‚hed·ə′räp·tə·rə]
(invertebrate zoology)
The equivalent name for Hemiptera.
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In climates with moderate winters, adults of some heteropterans continue feeding (Shearer & Jones 1996; Mourao & Panizzi 2002; Chocorosqui & Panizzi 2003; Saulich & Musolin 2012).
Nearly 100 scientific papers published by Toby alone or jointly describe over 600 species of Orthotylinae, Phylinae, Thaumastocoridae or Saldidae, examine heteropteran phylogenetics, identify synonymies and homonymies, or designate lectotypes or neotypes.
First record of a native heteropteran preying on the introduced pest, Thaumastocoris peregrinus (Hemiptera: Thaumastocoridae), in Brazil.
Abstract--The present study summarizes knowledge about phylogenetic relationships of the heteropteran infraorder Gerromorpha.
ETYMOLOGY: The species is named after Randall (Toby) Schuh in recognition of his substantial contributions to our knowledge of heteropteran systematics.
AND DEJEAN, A, 2001, Ant protection of a heteropteran trophobiont against a parasitoid wasp.
With about 11,000 valid described species, the Miridae represent the most diverse heteropteran family, accounting for roughly a quarter of all described Heteroptera (Henry, 2009; Cassis and Schuh, 2012).
Organization of digestion and preliminary characterization of salivary trypsin-like enzymes in a predaceous heteropteran, Zelus renardii.
We acknowledge his many landmark contributions to the field of heteropteran systematics.
Pest control with natural enemies is growing in popularity; and heteropteran predators are important agents of biological control in integrated pest management programs (Molina-Rugama et al.