Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Hemipterous.
  • n. A hemipterous insect; a true bug.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the Hemiptera order; hemipterous
  • n. Any insect of the order Hemiptera; the true bugs

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of the Hemiptera; an hemipter.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or characteristic of the Hemiptera: as, “the Hemipteran mouth,”
  • n. One of the Hemiptera.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. insects with sucking mouthparts and forewings thickened and leathery at the base; usually show incomplete metamorphosis

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Examples

  • Probably a type of hemipteran, like kissing bugs -- which is what is believed to have killed Charles Darwin.

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  • Zhang C, Liu Z, Zhang Y (2009) Characterization of putative soluble and membrane-bound trehalases in a hemipteran insect,

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  • A fellow hemipteran insect, the Fiery Beaked Lantern Bug, like the cicada was resting on another tree trunk.

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  • It offers protected rooms where hemipteran larvae can also develop quietly.

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  • The typical hemipteran piercing-sucking mouthparts insects, bedbugs have a head, an abdomen, a thorax, and six legs.

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  • The bug on the right is probably a true bug (hemipteran), but that's where my knowledge of them ends.

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  • For instance, to heal The typical hemipteran piercing-sucking mouthparts insects, bedbugs have a head, an abdomen, a thorax, and six legs.

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  • The typical hemipteran piercing-sucking mouthparts

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  • It is foremost known for being an unseen annoyance, but in actuality, they are very visible to the The typical hemipteran piercing-sucking mouthparts insects, bedbugs have a head, an abdomen, a thorax, and six legs.

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  • On the goatweed we encountered several groups of a funny little bug (a hemipteran, or true bug) that looked much like a Volkswagon beetle.

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