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1

What is the name of insects with no wings?

Apterygota

2

What is the name of insects whose wings develop externally?

Exopterygota

3

What is the name of insects whose wings develop internally?

Endopterygota

4

What is the order for silver fish?

Zygentoma

5

What is the order for spring tails?

Collembola

6

What is the order of mayflies?

Ephemoptera

7

What is the order for dragonflies and damselflies?

Odonata

8

What are the two sub orders for dragonflies and damselflies?

Dragonflies: Anisoptera
Damselflies: Zygoptera

9

What is the order for stoneflies?

Plecoptera

10

What is the order for earwigs and what are cerci?

Dermaptera

Modified as forceps

11

What insects are in the order Orthoptera?

Grasshoppers, locusts, katydids and crickets

12

What are the two sub orders for Orthoptera?

Caelifera: grasshoppers and locusts

Ensifera: Wetas and crickets

13

What is the order for stick and leaf insects?

Phasmatodea

14

What is the order for mantids?

Mantodea

15

What is the order for cockroaches and termites?

Blattodea

16

What is the order for true bugs?

Hemiptera

17

What are the two sub orders of Hemiptera?

Heteroptera: bugs
Homoptera: cicadas, leafhoppers, aphids

18

What is the order for lacewings and antlions?

Neuroptera

19

What is the order for beetles?

Coleoptera

20

What are the four sub orders of Coleoptera?

Adephaga
Polyphaga (ladybird)
Archostemata
Myxophaga

21

What is the order for true flies?

Diptera

22

What are the two sub orders of Diptera?

Nematocera and Brachycera

23

What is the order of scorpion flies?

Mecoptera

24

What’s the order for fleas?

Siphonaptera

25

What is the order for caddisflies?

Trichoptera

26

What is the order for moths and butterflies?

Lepidoptera

27

What are the four sub orders of Lepidoptera?

Glossata: butterflies and moths
Micropterigoidea
Agathiphagoidea
Heterobathmiodia

28

What is the order that bees ant and wasps are in?

Hymenoptera

29

What are the two sub orders of hympenoptera?

Symphata: wood wasps and sawflies
Apocrita: wasps bees and ants