myriapod

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myriapod

any terrestrial arthropod of the group Myriapoda, having a long segmented body and many walking limbs: includes the centipedes and millipedes
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Traces attributed to apterygote insects, arthropleurid myriapods, bivalved arthropods and vermiform animals occur in lake-margin sediments in association with those of temnospondyl amphibians and early diapsid reptiles, and belong to the Scoyenia ichnofacies.
W&J's Departments of Biology and of Environment Studies regularly collect information about salamanders and myriapods (millipedes and centipedes) at the Abernathy Field Station.
Other myriapods collected at this site included Eurymerodesmus angularis Causey and Hemiscolopendra marginata (Say).
Mammals, reptiles and toads constitute the prey items of terrestrial species while fossorial species feed on annelids, molluscs, arachnids, myriapods, hexapods, amphibians, reptiles and mammals.
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.
Overall biological activity can be measured by the amount of carbon dioxide emitted and, more analytically, by drawing up an inventory and count of 1) the mesofauna (nematodes, annelid worms, microarthropods, arachnids, apterygote and pterygote insects, myriapods, isopod and decapod crustaceans, rotifers, tardigrades, molluscs), 2) the microbiota (protoctists and the microorganisms that perform the essential processes of denitrification, ammonification, and nitrification; the other bacteria; and microsymbionts like Rhizobium, Klebsiella, Spirillum, or Azospirillum), and 3) the mycota (fungi and lichens).
The genus Cyclospora was formed by Schneider in 1881 for organisms recovered from myriapods (terrestrial arthropods in the subphylum Mandibulata, Class Diplopoda [millipedes] and Class Chilopoda [centipedes]).
Land animals in the Silurian: Arachnids and myriapods from Shropshire, England.
The pattern of Distal-less expression in the mouthparts of crustaceans, myriapods and insects: new evidence for a gnathobasic mandible and the common origin of Mandibulata.
As well as arachnids, he supervised numerous studies of myriapods and beetles.