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Kwik-Key to Insect Orders

Select "A", "B", or "C" for your specimen:

A.   All wings are flexible and membranous.  They may project upward or outward from the body or lie flat or tent-like over the body.


B.   Front wings are hard, leathery, or paper-like.  Hind wings are membranous and may be hidden under the front wings.


C.   Wings are absent or not fully developed (only wing buds).  The junction between thorax and abdomen is visible.


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