An insect or other arthropod that is between molts (molting is shedding its outer shell, or exoskeleton). ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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noun an insect or other arthropod between molts
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(from the article `arthropod`) ...and circulated in the blood, is the direct initiator of molting. The timing, however, is controlled by other hormones and commonly by ... ...larvae of a few Hawaiian damselflies (Megalagrion) and Australian woodland dragonflies of the genus Pseudocordulia). The hatc...
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An instar is a developmental stage of arthropods, such as insects, between each molt (ecdysis), until sexual maturity is reached. Arthropods must shed the exoskeleton in order to grow or assume a new form. Differences between instars can often be seen in altered body proportions, colors, patterns, ...
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Type: Term Pronunciation: in′stahr Definitions: 1. Any of the successive nymphal stages in the metamorphosis of hemimetabolous insects (simple or incomplete metamorphosis), or the stages of larval change by successive molts that characterize the holometabolous insects (complex or complete meta...
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the stage of an insect between successive molts; for example, the first instar is the stage between birthing and the first molt.
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1) Arthropod 2) Insect stage 3) Latin
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