cinura definition

  • noun-plural:
    • The set of Thysanura which includes Lepisma and allied kinds; the bristletails. See bristletail, and lepisma.
    • The band of Thysanura including Lepisma and allied types; the bristletails. See bristletail, and lepisma.
  • others:
    • a team of thysanurous bugs, in a few methods of classification a suborder associated with order Thysanura, containing apterous ametabolous insects with unusual mouth-parts, abortive or imperfect stomach legs, and long stomach appendages (whence the name).
    • a small grouping of thysanurous bugs, in a few systems of category a suborder of the purchase Thysanura, containing apterous ametabolous bugs with distinct mouth-parts, abortive or imperfect stomach legs, and very long stomach appendages (whence the name).

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