order Opiliones

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Related to order Opiliones: Phalangida
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Noun1.order Opiliones - harvestmen
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
family Phalangiidae, Phalangiidae - a family of Phalangida
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The abundance of order Opiliones was higher in July, in the older semi-coke heap but the highest in the residues mix heap.
Members of the families Tetragnathidae, Amaurabiidae, Salticidae and Pisauridae and of the order Opiliones were observed almost exclusively in areas of the cave with low gas concentrations and on substrates with a measured pH of nearly neutral and thus inhabited a more limited spatial range within the cave.