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9.18: Insects

Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12
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cuticle

Protective, waxy layer covering an insect.

exocuticle

Thin, waxy, and water-resistant outer layer of an insect; part of cuticle.

exoskeleton

External protective covering of an animal.

homing

Ability to return to a home base after traveling a distance away from it.

phermones

Chemicals produced by animals that influence the behavior of others within the same species.

spiracles

Pores on the body of an insect that allow oxygen to enter the body.

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Date Created:
Nov 29, 2012
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