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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A subfamily of heteropterous insects, of the family Scutelleridæ, of oval form, more or less deeply convex, with a comparatively long and narrow scutellum, and coloration either brown or mixed gray and yellow. Also Eurygastrida, Eurygastrides.


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