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Noun1.Symphyla - small class of minute arthropods; unimportant except for the garden centipede
Arthropoda, phylum Arthropoda - jointed-foot invertebrates: arachnids; crustaceans; insects; millipedes; centipedes
genus Scutigerella, Scutigerella - garden centipedes
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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Compensable losses include as well pest infestation caused by nematodes, symphylans, slugs and snails, sow bugs and pillbugs, parasitic higher plants and other parasites and loss of life and/or injury to the qualified agrarian reform beneficiary due to accident or any of the aforementioned causes.
Bedano J, Cantu M, Doucet M (2006) Soil springtails (Hexapoda: Collembola), Symphylans and Pauropods (Arthropoda: Myriapoda) under differents management systems in agroecosystems of the subhumid Pampa (Argentina).
Tiny invertebrates, including the cryptobiotic (such as symphylans, psocopterans, small isopods and small spiders) are better sampled (quantitatively) with the quadrat method.