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Compendium Spot ID Tutorials Labs Glossary NC Pests

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Hemiptera
Suborder Heteroptera

True Bugs

The name Heteroptera, derived from the Greek "hetero-"em> meaning different and "ptera" meaning wings, refers to the fact that the texture of the front wings is different near the base (leathery) than at the apex (membranous).