Kwik-Key to Insect Orders

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

A.   Mouthparts are tube-like, adapted for piercing and sucking.  Palps are absent.

A: Order Hemiptera


B.   Mouthparts are adapted for biting, chewing, or grasping.  Palps are present.

B


Copyright 2018, John R. Meyer, North Carolina State University
All rights reserved