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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Keywords: Meta menardi, prey, myriapods, slugs, litter fauna
Other myriapods collected at this site included Eurymerodesmus angularis Causey and Hemiscolopendra marginata (Say).
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.
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]).
As well as arachnids, he supervised numerous studies of myriapods and beetles.
Topics in this portion include leg amputation and regeneration, ballooning, bleeding, camouflage, webs, sperm and sperm webs, courtship behavior, egg sacs, enemies, fecal remains, exuviae, ant mimicry, wound healing, molting, cannibalism, parasitism, phoresis and predation by spiders on a wide range of other organisms (including beetles, flies, bark lice, ants, planthoppers, termites, other spiders, caddis flies, parasitic wasps, scale insects, spring tails, roaches, aphids, mites, a web spinner, weevils, bristle tails, insect larvae, myriapods and pseudoscorpions).