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Definition of the noun collembola

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noun - plural: -

  1. minute wingless arthropods: springtails

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Google previewUV Radiation and Arctic Ecosystems (2012)

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 ...

Google previewStudies from the Biological Laboratory (1890)

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 ...

Google previewGillean Daffern's Kananaskis Country Trail Guide - 4th Edition (2013)

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 ...

Google previewGillean Daffern's Kananaskis Country Trail Guide (2013)

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 ...

Google previewGrassland Ecosystems of the World: Analysis of Grasslands and Their Uses (1979)

by R. T. Coupland

Collembola is a very ...

Google previewThe Soils of Iceland (2015)

by Olafur Arnalds

The Collembola is the best studied species group. Recent study shows that ...

Google previewBiological Control of Plant-parasitic Nematodes, 2nd Edition (2014)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia 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 ...

Google previewThe 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 ...

Google previewThe 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 ...

Google previewChambers'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.

Google previewA 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 ...

Google previewThe 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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