Psocoptera


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Psocoptera

[sō′käp·tə·rə]
(invertebrate zoology)
An order of small insects in which wings may be present or absent, tarsi are two- or three-segmented, cerci are absent, and metamorphosis is gradual.
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Fossil The fossil record of Psocoptera begins "Grimaldi & dataset 2 from the Permian.
Distribution of the taxonomic groups of edaphic arthropods classified as "Other", in the forest fragments (FF) and in the areas of abandoned pasture (AP), Itaborai, RJ, Brazil Ecossistem Taxonomic group Archaeognatha, Auchenorryncha, Blattodea, Chilopoda, Diplopoda, Gastropoda, FF Heteroptera, Hymenoptera, Isopoda, Isoptera, Coleoptera larvae, Diptera larvae, Lepidoptera larvae , Neuroptera larvae, Neuroptera, Oligochaeta, Opilionida, Pseudoscorpionida, Psocoptera, Sternorryncha, Symphyla, Thysanoptera, Thysanura Auchenorryncha, Blattodea, Coleoptera, Diplopoda, Heteroptera, Hymenoptera, Isopoda, AP Isoptera, Coleoptera larvae, Diptera larvae, Lepidoptera larvae, Neuroptera larvae, Oligochaeta, Opilionida, Orthoptera, Sternorryncha, Symphyla, Thysanoptera, Thysanura Table 3.
26) Brian's attention was largely confined to the Diptera, although he also collected Hemiptera, Embioptera, Strepsiptera, Ephemeroptera, Trichoptera and Psocoptera, most specimens of which were pinned into boxes in the field.
5-mm long) Psocoptera from Central America that apparently mimic assassin bugs and wasps (Mockford 1992).
Em agosto, os 7787 individuos coletados foram identificados em 28 grupos taxonomicos, sendo estes: Acari, Araneae, Archaeognatha, Auchenorrhyncha, Blattodea, Chilopoda, Coleoptera, Diplopoda, Diptera, Embioptera, Entomobryomorpha, Formicidae, Heteroptera, Hymenoptera, Isopoda, Larva de Coleoptera, Larva de Diptera, Larva de Lepidoptera, Neuroptera, Opilionida, Orthoptera, Poduromorpha, Pseudoscorpionida, Psocoptera, Sternorrhyncha, Symphypleona, Thysanura, Thysanoptera.
R marina D columbianus P achatinus PREYS N(32) N(109) N(57) Frequency Frequency Frequency Acari 0 1 1 Araneae 7 24 9 Blatodea 1 1 2 Crustacea 0 1 2 Coleoptera 20 25 20 Collembola 0 1 1 Diptera 2 12 6 Gastropoda 1 0 0 Hemiptera 8 25 10 Hymenoptera 20 18 18 Isoptera 0 0 1 Lepidoptera 4 5 4 Miriapoda 5 0 2 Nematoda 9 7 5 Odonata 0 1 0 Orthoptera 2 6 0 Pseudoescorpione 0 0 1 Psocoptera 1 1 0 Dermaptera 0 1 0 Vegetal material 16 28 17 Table 4.
This work was financed by a grant to the authors (Project CI 7874), from the Universidad del Valle, Santiago de Cali, Colombia (Project CI 7874), to survey the Psocoptera of Valle del Cauca, Colombia.
Sin embargo, los ordenes con menor representacion [Diptera (9%), Lepidoptera (9%), Hymenoptera (7%) y Psocoptera (1%)] de acuerdo con la abundancia de especies, no se pueden desechar ecologicamente en este estudio ya que, con las observaciones de campo, insectos de estos ordenes tienen un papel importante en los ecosistemas cafeteros donde se desarrolla Ipomoea purpurea.
PART B: Order Araneae (ARA) Mantodea (MAN) Neuroptera (NEU) Acari (ACA) Orthoptera (ORTH) Coleoptera (COL) Diplopoda (DIP) Phasmatodea (PHAS) Diptera (DIP) Ephemeroptera (EPH) Psocoptera (PSOC) Trichoptera (TRIC) Odonata (ODO) Hemiptera: Heteroptera (HET) Lepidoptera (LEP) lattodea (BLAT) Hemiptera: Homoptera (HOM) Hymenoptera (HYM) Isoptera (ISO) Thysanoptera (THY) TABLE 2 The relative abundance distributions fitted to the observed data for both family and functional feeding group abundance distributions of a grassland arthropod community.
stilbocarpa (n = 369 leaves), the following orders of arthropods were found: Homoptera (n = 108); Psocoptera (n = 55); Hemiptera (n = 34); Araneae (n = 29); Coleoptera (n = 8); Hymenoptera (n = 7); Diptera (n = 6); Orthoptera (n = 1); and.
Zona Quemada Zona No Quemada Clase Orden (Total) (Total) Araneae 177 (11) 165 (15) Solifuga 1 (1) 5 (1) Gamasida 248 (2) 289 (1) Arachnida Ixodida 23 (1) 5 (1) Actinedida 105 (6) 63 (4) Oribatida 592 (5) 629 (5) Collembola Arthropleona 4546 (3) 3636 (3) Symphypleona 896 (1) 1348 (1) Orthoptera 4 (2) 13 (3) Dermaptera 0 1 (1) Psocoptera 0 1 (1) Insecta Thysanoptera 2 (1) 3 (2) Hemiptera (*) 1083 (28) 1214 (30) Coleoptera 662 (29) 612 (27) Diptera 447 (35) 518 (38) Hymenoptera 162 (39) 221 (39) (*) Incluye subordenes Homoptera y Heteroptera.