http://www.collembola.org/key/lophinae.htm - Last updated on 2016.12.31 by Frans Janssens
Checklist of the Collembola: Key to the genera of Lophognathellinae

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.

Romuald J. Pomorski, Zoological Institute, Wroclaw University, Sienkiewicza 21, Pl-50-335 Wroclaw, Poland
Kenneth A. Christiansen, Department of Biology, Grinnell College, PO Box V3, Grinnell, IA 50112-0806, USA
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). Postantennal organ with about 15 large lobes..... Ussuriaphorura
      Postantennal organ with many small lobes......... Lophognathella

Endnotes

1 The genus Similonychiurus is placed in the subfamily Onychiurinae.


Differential diagnoses

Lophognathella
Postantennal organ with many small lobes.

Ussuriaphorura
Postantennal organ with about 15 large lobes.


References