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Courtship-role-reversal in the bean weevil, Bruchidius dorsalis (Coleoptera: Bruchidae): Interplay between male-male competition and cryptic female choice

Courtship-role-reversal in the bean weevil, Bruchidius dorsalis (Coleoptera: Bruchidae): Interplay between male-male... Read More

Coleoptera

Coleoptera The largest order of insects, comprising the beetles and... Read More

Borror and DeLong’s Introduction to the Study of Insects

Borror and DeLong's Introduction to the Study of Insects       ... Read More

Elytrum

Elytrum (Science: zoology) One of the anterior pair of wings in the coleoptera and some other insects, when they are thick... Read More

Beetle

Beetle Any insect of the order coleoptera, having four wings, the outer pair being stiff cases for covering the others when... Read More

Beetles

Beetle Any insect of the order coleoptera, having four wings, the outer pair being stiff cases for covering the others when... Read More

Bioluminescence

By Sachin Chorge Article submitted on January 2008 Article accepted on February 2008 Bioluminescence is the... Read More

Bug

Bug 1. A bugbear; anything which terrifies. Sir, spare your threats: The bug which you would fright me with i seek.... Read More

Insecta

Insecta 1. (Science: zoology) One of the classes of arthropoda, including those that have one pair of antennae, three pairs... Read More

Dimera

Dimera (Science: zoology) a division of coleoptera, having two joints to the tarsi. a division of the hemiptera, including... Read More

Complete metamorphosis

Definition noun (entomology) A kind of metamorphosis in which insects undergo complete physical change, i.e. developing and... Read More

Entomologist

Definition noun A scientist of entomology; a person scientifically studying insects Supplement Entomology is a branch of... Read More

Haplodiploidy

Definition noun A biological system of sex determination as observed in the Hymenopteran species (e.g. ants and bees) where... Read More