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Definition of the noun collembola
What does collembola mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- minute wingless arthropods: springtails
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Collembola: order Collembola
- more generic term: animal order = the order of animals
- member of: class Hexapoda / class Insecta / Hexapoda / Insecta = insects
- member: collembolan / springtail = any of numerous minute wingless primitive insects possessing a special abdominal appendage that allows the characteristic nearly perpetual springing pattern
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by Dag Hessen
However, what makes this evolutionary process particularly interesting for Collembola is the vertical zonation of species close to the surface, which is correlated with a gradual reduction in pigmentation with depth, suggesting that production of ...
The general belief, drawn from a consideration of these facts, is that the Collembola is a group in which greater differentiation has occurred than in the Cinura, followed, however, in some cases by a degradation. We may therefore conclude ...
Volume 3: The Ghost—Bow Valley—Canmore—Spray by Gillean Daffern
Collembola is a demanding ridgewalk, a much more serious undertaking than the traverse of Mt. Allan. Not because the ridge is a knife edge (far from it), but because route finding is occasionally tricky and ...
by Gillean Daffern
Ahead, Lower Collembola is a bizarre sight caused by massive conglomerates from the Blairmore Group sitting atop the Kootenay. Since a frontal approach is out of the question, it requires careful route finding to gain the summit without ...
by R. T. Coupland
Collembola is a very ...
The Soils of Iceland (2015)
by Olafur Arnalds
The Collembola is the best studied species group. Recent study shows that ...
Soil Ecosystem Management in Sustainable Agriculture by Graham R Stirling
In fact, it could be argued that the reappearance of large numbers of mites and Collembola is a sign that soil physical fertility has been restored. The other important point that must be recognized when steps are taken to increase the number ...
Encyclopedia of Insects (2009)
by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé
Collembola continue to molt after reaching sexual maturity and some species can molt very large numbers of times (the record is 52). They stop reproducing at some point and later molts result in reduced rather than increased size. Although ...
The Encyclop Dic Dictionary (1901)
A New, and Original Work of Reference to All the Words in the English Language with a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronounciation, and Use by Robert Hunter
Sir John Lubbock divides the Collembola into the following six ...
The Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1903)
An Original Work of Reference to the Words in the English Language, Giving a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronunciation, and Use by Robert Hunter
Sir John Lubbock divides the Collembola into the following ...
Chambers's encyclopaedia (1901)
a dictionary of universal knowledge by William Chambers, David Patrick, W. & R. Chambers Ltd, J.B. Lippincott Company
Collembola and Thysanura, are regarded as survivors of primitive forms. The term is now rarely used except as a descriptive adjective, equivalent to wingless.
A Dictionary of Zoology (2003)
by Michael Allaby
ventral tube See Collembola. verdin See Remizidae. Vermivora (New World warblers) See Parulidae. vernal In the late spring. The term is ...
The Encyclopedia of Animals (2004)
A Complete Visual Guide by Fred Cooke
antlions, and allies Order Mecoptera Scorpionnies Order Plecoptera Stoneflies Order Tnchoptera Caddisflies Order Zwaptera Angel insects Order Gryllobtattodea Rock crawlers Class Collembola Springtails Class Protura Proturans Class ...
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