Either of the two back wings of a four-winged insect.
- Halteres are the tiny club-shaped hindwings characteristic of all flies.
- Ancient Wings allows users to see how the ventral hindwing of 54 butterflies in the genus Bicyclus have changed over time.
- The hindwings are usually so decayed as to be unrecognizable.
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Syllabification: hind wing
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