Pterygota

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Translingual[edit]

Baetis tricaudatus (order Ephemeroptera)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek πτερυγωτός (pterugōtós, winged).

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Pterygota

  1. A taxonomic subclass within the class Insecta — winged insects, also containing some secondarily wingless taxa..
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The clade basal Pterygota is monotypic with the order Ephemeroptera.

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Etymology 2[edit]

Pterygota alata

Proper noun[edit]

Pterygota f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Malvaceae — certain mallows.
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