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Descriptor in English: Neoptera
Descriptor in Spanish: Neoptera
Descriptor in Portuguese: Neópteros
Descriptor in French: Neoptera
Tree number(s): B01.050.500.131.617.720.500
Scope note: Modern insects belonging to the subclass PTERYGOTA, Many have the ability to fold their wings with exceptions being butterflies, moths, and a few others within the group.
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: 2018
DeCS UI: 56896
Descriptor UI: D000074746
Date Established: 2018/01/01
Date of Entry: 2017/07/11
Revision Date: 2017/05/05
Neoptera - Preferred
Concept UI M000627386
Scope note Modern insects belonging to the subclass PTERYGOTA, Many have the ability to fold their wings with exceptions being butterflies, moths, and a few others within the group.
Preferred term Neoptera



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