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PTERYGOTA (bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)

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Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Subclass)

Taxon Rank #subtaxa #refs #webs

Suggested Literature

General Works

Sepsenwol, S., 2014 The zip net: an insect sweep net with removable capture pouch for serial collecting

PTERYGOTA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
EUMETAZOA
(metazoans)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

PTERYGOTA is associated with:

There may be taxa associated with Pterygota listed at higher taxonomic level

INSECTA
(true insects)

Associated with PTERYGOTA:

Pterygota may be associated with taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
INSECTA
(true insects)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) This group contains the majority of insects. The adults have two pairs of wings, or, at least, are presumed to have evolved from winged ancestors.

They also have distinct wingless juvenile forms which often look vey different from the adults. Development includes metamorphosis from the juvenile to the adult form.
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