Phasmidae


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Phasmidae

[′faz·mə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of the insect order Orthoptera including the walking sticks and leaf insects.
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The excretory system of the stick insect Dixippus morosus (Orthoptera, Phasmidae).
Description of a new species of Megacrania from Obi (Moluccas) with remarks on Megacrania alpheus Westwood (Orthoptera, Phasmidae).
Acridiae, Mantidae und Phasmidae. Arkiv for Zoologi 26A: 1-35.
On a new genus of orthopterous insects of the family Phasmidae (Protophasma Dumasu), from the Llpper coal-measures of Commentry, Dept.