Myriapoda


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Related to Myriapoda: Hexapoda, Pauropoda, Symphyla
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Noun1.Myriapoda - arthropods having the body composed of numerous double somites each with two pairs of legs: millipedesMyriapoda - arthropods having the body composed of numerous double somites each with two pairs of legs: millipedes
Arthropoda, phylum Arthropoda - jointed-foot invertebrates: arachnids; crustaceans; insects; millipedes; centipedes
millepede, milliped, millipede - any of numerous herbivorous nonpoisonous arthropods having a cylindrical body of 20 to 100 or more segments most with two pairs of legs
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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The aim of the present study was to compare the abundances and species compositions of invertebrate assemblages (Collembola, Lumbricidae, Araneae, Myriapoda, Coleoptera) in the artificial substrate from vegetated and bare residue sites of waste heaps.
Dunlop (arachnida and myriapoda, Berlin Museum of Natural History) and Penney (honorary life science, U.