The Insects - Test 1

The Insects - Test 1 - Topic 1 The correct order for the...

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Topic 1 The correct order for the taxonomic categories beginning with the most inclusive (the one with the most species) is: kpcofgs The insects as a group would be equivalent to a: class Our modern system of nomenclature is based on each species having which of the following: unique binomial name The answer containing the major components of the classical biological definition of species is: interbreeding with production of fertile offspring and reproductive isolation from other such groups Topic 2 The class of arthropods whose members are characterized by having a cephalothorax: Arachnida The class of arthropods whose members are characterized by having two pairs of legs per body segment: Diplopoda In the statement, "An insect is built inside out and upside down with respect to man", the "inside out" refers to: The class to which the sowbugs and pillbugs (rollpollys): Crustacea Topic 3 The stage of chigger that is parasitic on vertebrates is the: larva Which of the following is not a function of nuptial feeding in spiders? provide copper for blood pigments Diseases transmitted by ticks include: Lyme disease and Rocky Mountain spotted fever The primitive (original) use of silk by spiders was believed to be: in oviposition (egg-laying) Topic 4 The term for metamorphosis in which the life stages are egg, nymph, and adult: Hemimetabola Insects in the series Exopterygota have which type of metamorphosis? Hemimetabola The scientific term for gradual metamorphosis: Hemimetabola A knowledge of the structure of the external genitalia (reproductive structures) of insects is helpful to entomologists for identification of species: True The scientific name for complete metamorphosis: Holometabola The term "instar" refers to the: insect itself between molts
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The term "stadium" refers to the: period of time between molts If present, wings of insects are present on the: mesothorax and metathorax Insects in the subclass Apterygota have which type of metamorphosis? Ametabola Egg, larva, pupa, and adult: Holometabola The major function of the thorax of insects is: locomotion The external genitalia of insects are typically found on the: tip of the abdomen Insects in the series Endopterygota have which type of metamorphosis? Holometabola Insects in which the wings develop externally in the immatures belong to the series: Exopterygota Topic 5 An order with which the behavior of trophallaxis is associated: Isoptera Insects of which of the following orders are common inhabitants of leaf litters? Collembola Dragonflies and damselflies belong to the order: Odonata The order in which both nymphs and adults are predacious: Odonata Insects of which order have forked organ on the abdomen for jumping? Collembola Some species in which of the following orders have leathery front wings called tegmina? Orthoptera
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