Development and determination of hairs and bristles in the milkweed bug, Oncopeltus fasciatus (Lygaeidae, Hemiptera).

@article{Lawrence1966DevelopmentAD,
  title={Development and determination of hairs and bristles in the milkweed bug, Oncopeltus fasciatus (Lygaeidae, Hemiptera).},
  author={Peter A Lawrence},
  journal={Journal of cell science},
  year={1966},
  volume={1 4},
  pages={475-98}
}
The term' organule' is proposed as an English equivalent for the German word' Kleinorgan'. The different organules on the third sternite of Oncopeltus are described: larvae possess innervated bristles and special sensilla termed 'chemosensilla', whereas the adult develops, in addition, a dense population of non-innervated hairs. The hairs, bristles and 'chemosensilla' each develop from mother cells which undergo a particular series of differentiative divisions. The course of events is described… CONTINUE READING