Pterygota

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From Ancient Greek, neuter plural of πτερυγωτός ‎(pterugōtós, winged).

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Pterygota

  1. A taxonomic subclass within the class Insectawinged 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

From Ancient Greek, feminine singular of πτερυγωτός ‎(pterugōtós, winged)

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Pterygota f

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