http://www.collembola.org/key/lepiidae.htm - Last updated on 2017.04.30 by Frans Janssens
Checklist of the Collembola: Key to the subfamilies of Lepidocyrtidae

This key is still under construction. Note that missing figures will be provided as soon as possible. Currently, the key is in the feasibility study phase to find out how to integrate in the checklist in a modular way a key that has been generated with DELTA.

Feng Zhang, Department of Entomology and Key Laboratory of Integrated Management of Crop Diseases and Pests, College of Plant Protection, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China
Dan-Dan Sun, Department of Ecology, College of Resources and Environmental Sciences, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China.
Dao-Yuan Yu, Department of Entomology and Key Laboratory of Integrated Management of Crop Diseases and Pests, College of Plant Protection, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China
Bei-Xin Wang, Department of Entomology and Key Laboratory of Integrated Management of Crop Diseases and Pests, College of Plant Protection, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China
Frans Janssens, Department of Biology, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, B-2020, Belgium

Rationale

The rationale for taxa used and not used as well as subtaxonomic classification for some taxa is to be provided.

Key

Note that no distinction between subtaxa and taxa is made in the key.

1(0). Dental scales fringed; mucro elongate.............. Cyphoderinae
      Dental scales not fringed; mucro short........... Lepidocyrtinae

Differential diagnoses

Cyphoderinae
Dental scales fringed. Mucro elongate.

Lepidocyrtinae
Dental scales not fringed. Mucro short.


References