Orthoptera

TranslingualEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ὀρθός (orthós, straight) + πτερά (pterá, wings), plural of πτερόν (pterón, wing)

Proper nounEdit

Orthoptera

  1. A taxonomic order within the subdivision Polyneoptera — various insects including the cockroach, cricket, grasshopper, stick insect, etc..

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Last modified on 26 January 2014, at 22:59