Kuprin A.V., Potapov M.B.

Discovery of the first littoral species of the family Tomoceridae (Collembola)

Number: 397, Pages: 1 - 8

Pogonognathellus litoralis Kuprin et Potapov, sp. n. is described from Primorskii krai (Russia). It is the first species of the family Tomoceridae living on sea littoral. The new species is characterized by expanded lateral teeth on claws and enlarged unguiculus reflecting its movement on salt water film.

Full Text

 

© 2020 FSC EATB FEB RAS