BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

PROTURA (proturans)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Cloudsley-Thompson, J.L. & Sankey, J., 1961 Land Invertebrates, a guide to British worms, molluscs and arthropods, excluding insects

PROTURA may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) A small group of primitive wingless insects with metamorphosis mainly of increasing number of segments. The tiny insects are found in soil, peat, leaf litter and under stones, bark etc.
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