family Machilidae

noun
jumping bristletails
Syn: ↑Machilidae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Thysanura, ↑order Thysanura
Member Meronyms: ↑jumping bristletail, ↑machilid

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  • Petrobius — Taxobox name = Petrobius regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Insecta subclassis = Apterygota ordo = Archaeognatha familia = Machilidae genus = Petrobius subdivision ranks = Species subdivision =See text Petrobius is a genus of jumping …   Wikipedia

  • apterygote — /ap ter i goht , ap teuhr /, adj. belonging or pertaining to the Apterygota, a subclass of primitive wingless insects that undergo little or no metamorphosis. Also, apterygotous /ap ter i goh teuhs/. [ < NL Apterygota name of the subclass, equiv …   Universalium

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