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  1. Mecoptera, order Mecopteranoun

    an order of carnivorous insects usually having long membranous wings and long beaklike heads with chewing mouths at the tip


  1. order mecoptera

    Order Mecoptera is a category in the animal kingdom that includes various types of insects, commonly known as scorpionflies. They are characterized by their elongated bodies, membranous wings, and elongated faces or beak-like rostrums. Most scorpionflies have four wings of similar size and shape, and many have tail-like appendages that resemble a scorpion's stinger, giving them their common name. The Order Mecoptera includes approximately 600 species, primarily found in forests or woodland environments. These insects are mostly omnivorous or carnivorous.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of order mecoptera in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of order mecoptera in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3


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