phasmid

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phasmid

[′faz·məd]
(invertebrate zoology)
One of a pair of lateral caudal pores which function as chemoreceptors in certain nematodes.
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Even for Phasmatodea as a whole, morphological descriptions of first instar nymphs have been unusual or strongly brief.
Cytogenetic studies on Bacillus grandii grandii and B.grandii benazzii (Insecta, Phasmatodea): karyotype description, constitutive heterochromatin and nucleolus organizer regions.
Phasmatodea. Available at: <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phasmatodea>.
Sobre a descricao dos bichos-pau (Phasmatodea), os entrevistados disseram que o louva-a-deus e da cor de um cipo, do jeito de um pauzinho.
El primer ejemplo se refiere a una especie de insectos del orden Phasmatodea: Autolyca bogotensis.
The most abundant and diverse families of insects are the Proscopiidae (elongated sticklike grasshoppers), the stick and leaf insects of the order Phasmatodea, the Acrididae (short-horned grasshoppers), and the Tettigoni-idae (katydids and long-horned grasshoppers of the order Orthoptera suborder Ensifera).
The trihybrid genome constitution of Bacillus lynceorum (Insecta Phasmatodea) and its karyotypic variations.
Genome size in parental and hybrid species of Bacillus (Insecta, Phasmatodea) from southeastern Sicily: A flow cytometric analysis.
The Phasmatodea genus Parasinophasma Chen & He, 2008, is a Chinese endemic genus principally distributed in eastern to southwestern regions, including Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hainan, Henan, Jiangxi, Sichuan, Yunnan and Zhejiang, China (Chen and He 2008, Hennemann et al.
PHASMATODEA (INSECTA) OF THE NAMBI NATURAL RIVER RESERVATION, NARINO, COLOMBIA
Phasmatodea insects (walking stick or leaf insects) are herbivores who use the similarity of their body to twigs, branches, leaves, or lichens as an advantage for camouflaging themselves with vegetation (Bedford 1978).