Symphyla

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Symphyla

a group of primitive millipedes possessing features (particularly the mouthparts) that suggest a common ancestry with the insects.
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Compensable losses include natural calamities such as typhoon, flood, drought, earthquake, volcanic eruption, frost, and other destructive natural phenomena such as heat and hot wind; plant diseases caused by pathogens, bacteria, fungi, viruses, virus-like pathogens and other similar foreign bodies; pest infestations caused by nematodes, insects, mites and spiders, millipedes and centipedes, symphylans, slugs and snails, sow bugs and pillbugs, parasitic higher plants, and other parasites; and loss of life and/or injury to the qualified ARB due to accident or to any of the aforementioned causes.