Thysanura

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Noun1.Thysanura - firebratsThysanura - firebrats; silverfish; machilids  
animal order - the order of animals
class Hexapoda, class Insecta, Hexapoda, Insecta - insects; about five-sixths of all known animal species
thysanuran insect, thysanuron - primitive wingless insects: bristletail
family Machilidae, Machilidae - jumping bristletails
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We also thank Jarmila Kukalova-Peck for offering comments and insights concerning archaeognathans and thysanurans.
Other prey, such as hemipterans, lepidopterans, hymenopterans, pseudoscorpions, chilopods, solpugids, thysanurans, odonates, and dipterans, were found in much lower percentages in lizards of both sexes (Table 3).
Arthropods covered by this hardback book include mites, cockroaches, thysanurans, mayflies, booklice and barklice, thrips, twisted-wing parasites, true bugs, beetles, bees and wasps, butterflies, and flies.