Enicocephalidae


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Enicocephalidae

[‚en·ə·kō·sə′fal·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The gnat bugs, a family of hemipteran insects in the superfamily Enicocephaloidea.
References in classic literature ?
And the king, when he is highest provoked, and most determined to press a city to rubbish, orders the island to descend with great gentleness, out of a pretence of tenderness to his people, but, indeed, for fear of breaking the adamantine bottom; in which case, it is the opinion of all their philosophers, that the loadstone could no longer hold it up, and the whole mass would fall to the ground.
Perfectly, Dick," replied Ferguson; "but we must not fall to the ground
What though he summon me Back to his palace, I cannot fall To the level of princes.
Such morphs occur in several groups of Heteroptera, at least in Enicocephalidae, various families of Gerromorpha, Aradidae, Termitaphididae, Blissidae, and Coreidae: Agriopocorinae.
Orden Familia Bosque Arbustal Pastizal Diptera Tipididae 20 19 82 Mycetophilidae 8 9 Culicidae 5 2 Sin determinar 33 101 64 Hymenoptera Braconidae 8 27 16 Ichneumonidae 1 15 6 Evanidae 3 Sphecidae 1 Eurytomidae 1 Tenthredinidae 1 Sin determinar 1 Araneae Tetragnathidae 1 17 19 Theridiidae 2 3 Caponiidae 5 Linyphiidae 3 1 Araneidae 1 Hemiptera Cicadellidae 16 6 Pyrrhocoridae 7 Aphidae 2 1 Delphacidae 1 1 Enicocephalidae 1 Pentatomidae 1 Membracidae 1 Sin determinar 1 Coleoptera Anthribidae 5 3 Curculionidae 7 Lycidae 2 3 Cantharidae 1 1 Sin determinar 2 1 Psocoptera sp.
Enicocephalomorpha contains two families: Aenictopecheidae and Enicocephalidae (Stys 1989).
La categoria otros agrupo Hymenoptera, Delphacidae, Enicocephalidae, Pseudococcidae Lepidoptera, Neuroptera, Scolopendromorpha y Thysanoptera.