Protura

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Related to order Protura: order Thysanura, order Collembola, order Diptera

Protura

an order of primitive, wingless insects lacking antennae and compound eyes, which occur in soil and litter and under bark.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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