Apterygota


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Apterygota

[‚ap·tə·rə′gōd·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A subclass of the Insecta characterized by being primitively wingless.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Los Collembola (Hexapoda: Apterygota) de Chamela, Jalisco, Mexico (Distribucion Ecologica y Claves).
Los colembolos Poduromorpha (Apterygota: Insecta) y la sucesion secundaria del Bosque Mesofilo de Montana.
Sclerites et appendices de l'abdomen des diploures (Insecta, Apterygota).
Key Words: Hypogastrura, Poduromorpha, Arthropleona, springtail, Apterygota, South Korea