Protura

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Protura

an order of primitive, wingless insects lacking antennae and compound eyes, which occur in soil and litter and under bark.
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List of investigated proturans and accession numbers of gene sequences used in the phylogenetic analysis (a dash indicates that the gene sequence was not available).
Comparative studies could also be performed with the wide range of metazoan taxa which show similar inserts, such as myriapods, proturans, and helminth worms, to find general correlations between 18S size and phenotypes (Carranza et al.