Gymnocerata

plural noun Gym·no·cer·a·ta \ˌjim(ˌ)nōˈserətə\

Definition of Gymnocerata

  1. :  a division of Heteroptera comprising true bugs with the antennae as long as or longer than the head and including most terrestrial bugs and the water striders — compare cryptocerata

gymnoceratous

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of gymnocerata

New Latin, from gymn- + -cerata (from Greek kerat-, keras horn) — more at horn


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