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nymph

Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
No Taxon (Glossary)
No Taxon (N)
No Taxon nymph
Explanation of Names
From Greek, nymphe, a chrysalis.
Identification
nymph noun, plural nymphs, adjective nymphal - the immature stage (between egg and adult) of an insect that undergoes simple metamorphosis.

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Remarks
See Also
nymph
Print References
Gordh, A Dictionary of Entomology, p. 527 (1)
Internet References
Wikipedia: Nymph (Biology)
Works Cited
1.A Dictionary of Entomology
George Gordh, David H. Headrick. 2003. CABI Publishing.