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APTERYGOTA (bristletails, silverfish and firebrats (primitively wingless insects))

BioImages BioImages (www.bioimages.org.uk) has 65 images of APTERYGOTA (bristletails, silverfish and firebrats (primitively wingless insects))

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of APTERYGOTA (bristletails, silverfish and firebrats (primitively wingless insects))

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Subclass)

Taxon Rank #refs #webs
ARCHAEOGNATHA (bristletails) Order 6  
ZYGENTOMA (silverfish and firebrats) Order    
LEPISMATIDAE (silverfish and firebrats) Family    
Ctenolepisma longicaudata (a bristle-tail) Species 1  
Lepisma saccharina Linnaeus, 1758 (Silver Fish, Silverfish) Species   2

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Delaney, M.J., 1954 Thysanura and Diplura
Lubbock, J., 1873 Monograph of the Collembola and Thysanura
Savory, T.H., 1955 The World of Small Animals

Stored product pests

Mound, L. (ed), 1989 Common Insects of Stored Products: a guide to their identification.

APTERYGOTA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
EUMETAZOA
(metazoans)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

APTERYGOTA is associated with:

There may be taxa associated with Apterygota listed at higher taxonomic level

INSECTA
(true insects)

Associated with APTERYGOTA:

Apterygota may be associated with taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
INSECTA
(true insects)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) Primitive wingless insects without, or with only minor, changes as they develop (metamorphosis).
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