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Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
A digital resource, which aims to become a comprehensive catalogue of all known species of organisms on Earth.
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A Higher Level Classification of All Living Organisms
We present a consensus classification of life to embrace the more than 1.6 million species already provided by more than 3,000 taxonomists’ expert opinions in a unified and coherent, hierarchicallyExpand
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18S rRNA secondary structure and phylogenetic position of Peloridiidae (Insecta, hemiptera).
A secondary structure model for 18S rRNA of peloridiids, relict insects with a present-day circumantarctic distribution, is constructed using comparative sequence analysis, thermodynamic folding, aExpand
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Molecular Phylogeny of Fulgoromorpha (Insecta, Hemiptera, Archaeorrhyncha). The Enigmatic Tettigometridae: Evolutionary Affiliations and Historical Biogeography
Previous morphologically based studies by several taxonomists disagree on whether the Tettigometridae represent a sister group to all other fulgoromorphans or whether they are a relatively derivedExpand
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Field observations, laboratory rearing and descriptions of immatures of the planthopper Hyalesthes obsoletus (Hemiptera: Cixiidae).
The cixiid planthopper Hyalesthes obsoletus Signoret is an efficient vector of the stolbur phytoplasma, the cause of vari- ous crop diseases. In the field, this monovoltine species feeds on a wideExpand
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Morphology and distribution of the external labial sensilla in Fulgoromorpha (Insecta: Hemiptera)
The present paper describes the sensory structures on the apical segment of the labium in fifteen fulgoromorphan families (Hemiptera: Fulgoromorpha), using the scanning electron microscope. ThirteenExpand
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Sensory plate organs of the antenna in the Meenoplidae-kinnaridae group (Hemiptera: Fulgoromorpha)
Abstract A comparative scanning electron microscopical study of the antennal plate organs in representatives of the Meenoplidae and Kinnaridae (Hemiptera : Fulgoromorpha) reveals that they belong toExpand
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A new case of trophobiosis between ants and Heteroptera.
Despite the large specific diversity of equatorial rainforests, Caternaultiella rugosa (Heteroptera; Plataspidae) was only noted on two euphorbiaceous trees (Bridelia micrantha and B. grandis) andExpand
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Morphologie imaginale du tentorium des hemiptera fulgoromorpha
Abstract The tentorium in each family of Fulgoromorpha was studied by chlorazol black E endocuticular coloration and histological slides. It appears to have some unexpected modifications ofExpand
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