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Noun1.Lepismatidae - firebrats
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
order Thysanura, Thysanura - firebrats; silverfish; machilids
genus Lepisma, Lepisma - type genus of the Lepismatidae: silverfish
genus Thermobia, Thermobia - a genus of Lepismatidae
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Among these were 41 Coleoptera (including 4 Mycotrupes (Coleoptera: Geotrupidae), 3 Tenebrionids, 1 Cerambycid, 4 Phyllophaga (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) larvae and 1 Anomala (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) larva) 1 Cetoniid larva, 6 Lepisma saccharina (L.) (Thysanura: Lepismatidae), and 3 burrowing roaches.
His thesis concerned "The Effects of Carbon Dioxide Anesthesia as Related to the Age of the Adult House Fly (Musca domestica L.)." His dissertation was entitled "The Internal Anatomy of the Silverfish Ctenolepisma campbelli Barnhart and Lepisma saccharina Linnaeus (Thysanura: Lepismatidae)."
Microcoryphia Machilidae Thermobia domestica Thysanura Lepismatidae Lespisma saccharina Orthoptera Gryllacrididae Ceuthophilus sp.