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1

There are ?? names insects and 1.9 million total species.


Insects compromise _-_% of all described?

1 million


50-60%.


Living

2

Centipedes are ?

They ??

Predators


Capture prey

3

Millipedes are ??


They feed on ?

Herbivores/ scavengers


Plants

4

What is a geniculate antennae?


??

Both ? And ? Have them. Insects who have social life's.

Elbow antennae


Ants bees

5

What is the proventriculous?

Grinds and processes food after it enters the foregut of insects.

6

What are the characteristics of the phylum onychophora?


Bilateral symmetry, trachea, exoskeleton, open circulator system


THEY DONT HAVE CEPHALOTHORAX

7

Book lung, what is it??

Respiratory organ of spiders has pages on it.

8

What is epidermis?

The component of exoskeleton which produces all other components of the exoskeleton.

9

What are the functions of the insect hemolymph?

Blood, does not carry oxygen and insects don't rely on the hemolymph

10

What are the Malpighian tubes in humans?

Kidneys

11

Most No neuropterna insects are voracious herbivores, causing significant damage to crops. Is this true or false

False, all predators are larvate or adult

12

Where is the tymphanal organ found?

It is found on the first segment

13

How is the sound production of Katydids done?

This is the family tettigonidae straight elation straight elation stridulation, rubbing the edge of the right forewing on the underneath side of the left forewing.

14

What bacteria causes the epidemic type his fever? And what insect transmits the fever

The rickettsia bacteria, body louse .

15

What is the coloration of jewel Beatles? And what is their scientific name?


What is something they don't do?

They are shiny metallic, some can detect heat from a distance, larvate Feed on dying or dead wood by boring tunnels inside.

Buprestidae

They do not produce hydroquinone and hydrogen Prock side for defense

16

Mayflies photo

Ephemeroptera

17

Which insect cannot digest cellulose because They don't have any microbial symbion in their gut?

Termites

18

Which insect digs burrows in the soil from which they prey on insects (sit and wait predators)

The larvate tiger beetle

19

Which flies have a adenotrophic viviparity?

Tsetse flies

20

Only? Require??, Bites are extremely painful.

Female, blood meals.

21

Bombardian beetle

What kind of beetle is this and what special ability to have?

It's a ground don't want to has the ability to burst.