Definición de Anoplura en inglés:

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Anoplura

Pronunciación: /ˌanəˈplo͝orə/
Entomology
An order of insects that comprises the sucking lice. Also called Siphunculata. See also Phthiraptera.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Up to date, no Anoplura of this family of Carnivora were known in Argentina.
  • The Anoplura have, so far as is known, no insects which are parasitic upon them and probably very few enemies, except their hosts.
  • This is a sucking louse, order Anoplura, and is a blood feeder on mammals.

Derivados

anopluran

sustantivo& adjetivo
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Three types of anoplurans parasitize human beings, the head louse, the body louse and the pubic louse.
  • The sucking lice or the anoplurans have mouthparts fitted for piercing and sucking.
  • The tarsi of anoplurans consist of a large claw and a process that acts like a thumb.

Origen

Modern Latin (plural), from anoplos 'unarmed' + oura 'tail'.

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