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Compendium Spot ID Tutorials Labs Glossary NC Pests

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Module 9

Module 10

Glossary

Taxonomy and Systematics

  • ametabolous
  • neoptera
  • cerci
  • hemimetabolous
  • tagma
  • tegmen
  • saltatorial
  • holometabolous
  • furcula
  • hemelytra
  • raptorial
  • apterygota
  • tenaculum
  • elytra
  • ootheca
  • exopterygota
  • collophore
  • haltere
  • naiad
  • endopterygota
  • stigma
  • hamuli
  • subimago
  • paleoptera

External Anatomy

  • basement membrane
  • tormogen cell
  • vertex
  • pleural wing process
  • epidermis
  • tentorium
  • corona
  • procuticle
  • labrum
  • occiput
  • endocuticle
  • mandibles
  • cibarium
  • indirect flight muscles
  • exocuticle
  • maxillae
  • thorax
  • direct flight muscles
  • epicuticle
  • labium
  • notum
  • epiproct
  • cuticulin layer
  • hypopharynx
  • sternum
  • paraproct
  • wax layer
  • scape
  • pleuron
  • aedeagus
  • cement layer
  • pedicel
  • furca
  • paramere
  • sclerites
  • flagellum
  • pleural apophysis
  • phallobase
  • sutures
  • flagellomeres
  • coxa
  • stylets
  • apodeme
  • ocelli
  • trochanter
  • subgenital plate
  • apophyses
  • coronal suture
  • femur
  • valvifers
  • setae
  • frontal suture
  • tibia
  • valvulae
  • scales
  • epistomal suture
  • tarsus
  • bursa copalatrix
  • spines
  • frons
  • pretarsus
  • ovipositor
  • spurs
  • gena
  • tarsomeres
  • tergum
  • pile
  • frenulum
  • clypeus
  • spiracles
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  • trichogen cell
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  • dorsal-ventral flight muscles
  • dorso-longitudinal flight muscles

Development

  • periplasm
  • germ band
  • eclosion
  • scarabaeiform
  • chorion
  • gastrula
  • instar
  • elateriform
  • micropyle
  • imaginal disc
  • molting
  • vermiform
  • aeropyle
  • serosa
  • apolysis
  • exarate
  • cleavage energids
  • öosome
  • ecdysis
  • obtect
  • germ cells
  • ectoderm
  • sclerotization
  • coarctate
  • vitelline membrane
  • mesoderm
  • campodeiform
  • chrysalis
  • blastoderm
  • endoderm
  • eruciform
  • imago
  • ovipary
  • yolk
  • fertilization
  • cytoplasmic reticulum
  • embryogenesis
  • differentiation
  • morphogenesis
  • superficial cleavage
  • pharate
  • teneral

Internal Anatomy and Physiology

  • endocrine system
  • corpora cardiaca
  • ecdysone
  • chitin synthetase inhibitors
  • neurosecretory cells
  • corpora allata
  • ventral ganglia
  • ecdysone analogues
  • brain hormone (PTTH)
  • juvenile hormone
  • eclosion hormone
  • juvenile hormone analogues
  • hormone
  • prothoracic glands
  • bursicon
  • anti-juvenile
  • hormones
  • open circulatory syst
  • tracheoles
  • proventriculus
  • ileum
  • aorta
  • ventilation
  • stomodaeal valve
  • colon
  • blood sinuses
  • plastron
  • intima
  • rectum
  • hydrostatic pressure
  • gills
  • mesenteron
  • rectal pads
  • catabolism
  • excretion
  • gastric caecae
  • diverticulae
  • tracheal system
  • stomodaeum
  • peritrophic membrane
  • fermentation chamber
  • tracheal trunks
  • pharynx
  • proctodaeum
  • salivary glands
  • taenidia
  • esophagus
  • pyloric valve
  • salivary reservoirs
  • air sacs
  • crop
  • malpighian tubules
  • neurohemal organ

Behavior

  • behavior
  • ethology
  • overt behavior
  • innate behavior
  • heritable
  • stereotypic
  • inflexible
  • consummate
  • ethogram
  • reflex
  • sensory neuron
  • motor neuron
  • association neuron
  • orientation behaviors
  • kinesis
  • taxis
  • light compass reaction
  • fixed action pattern
  • supernormal stimulus
  • behavioral cascade
  • consummatory act
  • appetative behavior
  • learned behavior
  • nonheritable
  • extrinsic
  • permutable
  • adaptable
  • progressive
  • heritable
  • intrinsic
  • habituation
  • classical conditioning
  • instrumental learning
  • latent learning
  • imprinting
  • complex behavior
  • diel periodicity
  • diurnal
  • nocturnal
  • crepuscular
  • matinal
  • vespertine
  • circalunar rhythms
  • circannual rhythms
  • entrainment
  • exogenous entrainment
  • endogenous entrainment
  • circadian rhythms
  • zeitgeber
  • communication
  • dance language
  • tactile communication
  • acoustic communication
  • frequency
  • amplitude
  • periodicity
  • audio transducer
  • tympanic membrane
  • mechanoreceptors
  • stridulation
  • semiochemicals
  • pheromones
  • allelochemicals
  • allomones
  • kairomones
  • synomones
  • infochemicals
  • passive signals
  • active signals
  • social behavior
  • eusocial
  • presocial
  • subsocial<
  • solitary
  • communal
  • quasisocial
  • semisocial
  • worker caste
  • soldier caste
  • reproductive caste
  • budding

Ecology

  • insect ecology
  • interrelationships
  • abiotic world
  • biotic world
  • biocenose
  • food chain
  • trophic level
  • producers consumers
  • decomposers
  • herbivores
  • primary carnivores
  • food web
  • phytophagy
  • phytophagous
  • monophagous
  • oligophagous
  • polyphagous
  • feeding guild
  • carnivores
  • zoophagy
  • predators
  • parasites
  • parasitoids
  • hyperparasites
  • autoparasites
  • brood parasites
  • social parasites
  • saprophages
  • faunal succession
  • migration
  • trivial movements
  • diapause
  • poikilotherms
  • torpor
  • quiescence
  • parthenogenesis
  • arrhenotoky
  • thelytoky
  • morph
  • polymorphism
  • alternation of generations
  • thanatosis
  • autotomy
  • osmeteria
  • protective coloration
  • cryptic coloration
  • mimesis
  • aposematic coloration
  • mimicry
  • Batesian mimicry
  • Müllerian mimicry
  • mimicry rings
  • Red Queen's Hypothesis
  • cohort
  • biotic potential
  • replacement rate
  • poikilotherms
  • developmental threshold
  • day-degrees
  • physiological time

Applied Entomology

  • injury
  • damage
  • economic injury level
  • economic threshold
  • cultural control
  • crop rotation
  • intercropping
  • phenological asynchrony
  • managed application
  • compensatory growth
  • sanitation
  • biological control
  • biocontrol agents
  • importation
  • conservation
  • augmentation
  • resurgence
  • antibiosis
  • antixenosis
  • tolerance
  • physical control
  • mechanical control
  • autocidal control
  • semiochemicals
  • sex pheromones
  • mating disruption
  • chemical control
  • chemosterilants
  • insect growth regulators
  • chitin inhibitors
  • molting hormone analogues
  • juvenile hormone analogues
  • anti-juvenile hormones
  • systemic insecticides
  • toxicity
  • dose response curve
  • adjuvants
  • formulations
  • systemic insecticides
  • hormoligosis
  • biochemical resistance
  • physiological resistance
  • behavioral resistance
  • class resistance
  • cross resistance
  • integrated control
  • biorational pest control
  • sustainable agriculture
  • dose response curve
  • homogeneous
  • heterogeneous
  • resistance management
  • zoonosis
  • biocenosis
  • management by saturation
  • management by moderation
  • management by multiple attack
  • integrated pest management