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Related to Pseudoscorpiones: Chelifer cancroides, false scorpion
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Noun1.Pseudoscorpiones - false scorpions
animal order - the order of animals
Arachnida, class Arachnida - a large class of arthropods including spiders and ticks and scorpions and daddy longlegs; have four pairs of walking legs and no wings
false scorpion, pseudoscorpion - small nonvenomous arachnid resembling a tailless scorpion
Chelifer, genus Chelifer - a genus of Chelonethida
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Vertical and time distribution of Pseudoscorpiones (Arthropoda: Arachnida) in a floodplain forest in the Brazilian Pantanal.
The groups of captured individuals were classified in the following taxonomic levels: Diplopoda (class); Acari (Subclass); Araneae, Blattodea, Coleoptera, Collembola, Diptera, Hemiptera, Hymenoptera, Isoptera, Orthoptera, Pseudoscorpiones, Scorpiones, Solifugae (order); Formicidae (family) and the larvae of Coleoptera, Diptera and Lepidoptera (morphospecies).
mexicana, son escasos, sin embargo, en un trabajo reportan artropodos clasificados en tres clases y 13 ordenes: 1): clase Arachnida: Araneae, Pseudoscorpiones y Acari, de este ultimo orden estuvieron representados cinco grupos principales de acaros (Ixodida, Mesostigmata, Prostigmata, Astigmatina y Oribatida); 2) clase Insecta: Psocoptera, Collembola, Dyctyoptera, Hemiptera, Thysanopetra, Coleoptera, Lepidoptera, Diptera, Siphonaptera e Hymenoptera; y 3) clase Diplopoda (Villegas-Guzman et al., 1998).
A molecular phylogenetic analysis of the entire order Pseudoscorpiones (Murienne et al.
In Coleoptera, Lepidoptera, Diptera (Insecta) and Pseudoscorpiones (Arachnida), Wolbachia induce male killing of infected females' male progeny.
Crustacea dominate as predators (Cheng 1976), while a range of centipedes (Class Chilopoda), symphylids (Class Symphyla), pauropods (Class Pauropoda), millipedes (Class Diplopoda), scorpions (Order Scorpiones), microwhip scorpions (Order Palpigradi), pseudoscorpions (Order Pseudoscorpiones), mites and ticks (Order Acari) and spiders (Order Araneae) have also been recorded as living in the intertidal region worldwide (Roth & Brown 1976).
Other prey items, such as lepidopterans, hymenopterans, pseudoscorpiones, and chilopods, were found in much lower percentages (Table 3).
Tizo-Pedroso, "Ecological and evolutionary pathways of social behavior in Pseudoscorpions (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones)," Acta Ethologica, vol.
Visual surveys captured an additional 11 species and were responsible for the capture of all arachnids from class Araneae and Pseudoscorpiones. Entomobryidae was the most prevalent family captured in the baited ramp-pitfall traps comprising 46% of the total captures followed by Phoridae which accounted for another 30% of the specimens.
Taxa Feeding Number of Number of Life Guild individuals bromeliads cycle with taxa stage Mollusca Gastropoda, Bulimulidae Hb 3 3 A Gastropoda, Subulinidae Hb 1 1 A Annellida Oligochaeta Dt 48 20 A+I Chelicerata Aranae, Lycosidae Pr 13 8 A Aranae, Argiopidae, Argiope argentat Pr 1 1 A Aranae, Theraphosidae, Pachistopelma rufonigrum Pr 14 13 A Aranae, Salticidae Pr 6 5 A+I Aranae, Theraphosidae sp 2 Pr 2 2 A Pseudoscorpiones Pr 1 1 A Scorpiones, Bothriuridae, Bothriurus asper Pr 1 1 A Scorpiones, Buthidae Tityus neglectus Pr 4 4 A Myriapoda Chilopoda, Scolopendridae Pr 8 7 A Diplopoda , Spirobolida Pr 25 15 A+I Hexapoda, Insecta Blattariae, Blattidae sp.