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Definition of Alated

Alated
Alate A"late, Alated A"la*ted, a. [L. alatus, from ala wing.] Winged; having wings, or side appendages like wings.

Meaning of Alated from wikipedia

- Generally alate refers to a winged reproductive caste from a social insect colony in its winged form. Their common behavioural function is starting a...
- through further moulting and become soldiers or alates; workers become alates only by moulting into alate nymphs. The development of nymphs into adults...
- ants and termites are known as alates. A mature ant colony seasonally produces winged virgin queens and males, called alates. Unfertilized eggs develop into...
- Ministry of Defence. 26 June 2018. Retrieved 29 December 2019. "Operatsioonid alates 1995" (in Estonian). Estonian Defence Forces. Retrieved 28 December 2019...
- species-characteristic times of the day. Swarms of the winged ****uals (known as alates) depart the nest in search of other nests. The males die shortly thereafter...
- breeding period, winged females and winged males, known to entomologists as alates, leave the colony in what is called a nuptial flight. The nuptial flight...
- of ants, communicate primarily through pheromones. In the mating season, alates (winged drones, queens of driver-ant species do not grow wings) are formed...
- one more time after acquiring functional wings; this last-but-one winged (alate) instar usually lives a very short time and is known as a subimago, or to...
- workers, alates, and a queen. Workers do have a small stinger, which can cause mild discomfort in humans but is essentially harmless. Alates, or new queen...
- genitalia not seen in other ants. They have 13 segments on their antennae, are alated (have wings) and therefore can resemble wasps. Males are born as part of...
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