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- Insects have a range of mouthparts, adapted to particular modes of feeding. The earliest insects had chewing mouthparts. Specialization has mostly been...
- The mouthparts of arthropods have evolved into a number of forms, each adapted to a different style or mode of feeding. Most mouthparts represent modified...
- Mouthparts may refer to: The parts of a mouth Arthropod mouthparts Insect mouthparts...
- and move vertically. The mouthparts of orthopteran insects are often used as a basic example of mandibulate (chewing) mouthparts, and the mandibles themselves...
- snout, hosts chewing mouthparts instead of the piercing mouthparts that proboscis-possessing insects are known for. The mouthparts are often used to excavate...
- have three pairs of legs, and mouthparts located outside of the head capsule. It is this position of the mouthparts which divides them from their closest...
- an invertebrate. In invertebrates, the term usually refers to tubular mouthparts used for feeding and sucking. In vertebrates, a proboscis is an elongated...
- The chelicerae (/kəˈlɪsəriː/) are the mouthparts of the Chelicerata, an arthropod group that includes arachnids, horseshoe crabs, and sea spiders. Commonly...
- the males have weak mouthparts and only the females bite animals to obtain enough protein from blood to produce eggs. The mouthparts of females are formed...
- superficially similar to certain scale worms (annelids); conversely, its mouthparts and general morphology suggested a relationship to the s****-less molluscs...
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