Collembola


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Collembola

an order of small primitive wingless insects comprising the springtails, most of which possess a springing organ (furcula). They live in soil and leaf litter. see VENTRAL TUBE.
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Among a world fauna of Collembola, the subfamily Neanurinae are the most species rich and defined by the characteristic arrangement and number of sensilla on the 4th antennal segment (Deharveng 1983).
Larvae of order Diptera constitute a major part while collembola were highly preferred during extreme winter.
ABUNDANCIA DE COLLEMBOLA (ARTROPODA: HEXAPODA) E INTERACAO COM OS PARAMETROS EDAFICOS, NO AGRO ECOSSISTEMA ARROZ (Oryz.
Gastropoda 1% Arachnida 3% Collembola 5% Insecta 91% Note: Table made from pie chart.
Effects of a mycophagous Collembola on the symbioses between Trifolium subterraneum and three arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi.
Houve um aumento da frequencia relativa de Acari, Araneae, Diplopoda, Diptera, Isoptera, Collembola (Poduromorpha) e Collembola (Symphypleona) na coleta realizada em 2006, quando comparado a primeira, apresentando maiores valores de diversidade.
Acari, Collembola, Coleoptera y Hemiptera, fueron los ordenes con mayores valores de abundancia en las tres areas.
punctata and the snail genus Helisoma) Conversely, some taxa, such as the Collembola and the enchytraeid worms, also could have been terrestrial forms, misinterpreted as aquatic forms, which were incidentally collected in the samples.
The reduced presence of Collembola and Coleoptera in the organic system was a surprise, since they are usually correlated with a high organic matter content and absence of pesticides.
Approximately 29 Orders of subterranean fauna were sampled in the Angelica cave, DSQm was the most efficient method for abundance in six of them (Amblypygi, Collembola, Orthoptera, Opiliones, Scolopendromorpha and Scutigeromorpha).
CG 3 3 0 0 0 Hyalelia costera CG 0 0 6 0 0 Paracorophium CG 0 15 0 0 0 hartmannorum Trombodi forme Hydracarina P 3 0 0 0 9 Araneae Araneae indeterminate P 0 0 0 0 0 Collembola Collembola indeterminate CG 0 0 0 0 0 Prosobranchia Littoridina cumingi SC 3 0 0 0 0 Bassomatophora Chilina dombevana SC 0 0 0 3 21 Tubifieida Tubifex sp.