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Descriptor in English: Heteroptera
Descriptor in Spanish: Heterópteros
Descriptor in Portuguese: Heterópteros
Descriptor in French: Heteroptera
Entry term(s): Heteropteras
Tree number(s): B01.050.500.131.617.412.420
Scope note: A suborder of HEMIPTERA, called true bugs, characterized by the possession of two pairs of wings. It includes the medically important families CIMICIDAE and REDUVIIDAE. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
Allowable Qualifiers: AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 99
DeCS UI: 33689
Descriptor UI: D020062
Date Established: 1999/01/01
Date of Entry: 1998/06/10
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Heteroptera - Preferred
Concept UI M0029770
Scope note A suborder of HEMIPTERA, called true bugs, characterized by the possession of two pairs of wings. It includes the medically important families CIMICIDAE and REDUVIIDAE. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
Preferred term Heteroptera
Entry term(s) Heteropteras



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