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Checklist of the Collembola: Morulininae

Subfamilia Morulininae Yosii, 1961 sensu Cassagnau, 1983
Genus Number
of species
Morulina20
Promorulina1
Morulininae21
Genera with number of species
  Syn.: ... Achorutini Börner, 1906 partim
  Syn.: Neanuridae Morulini(sic) Yosii, 1961 IOS
  Syn.: Neanurinae Morulini(sic) Massoud, Z, 1967:281 ISS
Morulina multatuberculata from the USA
With large morula-like post antennal organ
2009.03.03 © Roffler, D.
Morulina sp. from the USA
2013.07.05 © Brown, M.H.


Genus Promorulina Cassagnau, P, 1997:823
Species nuda (Cassagnau, P, 1955:158) Cassagnau, P, 1997:823, t.t.

Genus Morulina Börner, C, 1906:167 key
  Syn.: ... Anura Nicolet, 1847 partim
  Syn.: Thysanura Anoura(sic) MacGillivray, AD, 1893:128 partim ISS
Species alata Yosii, 1954
            Syn.: Morulina solnzevae Dunger, 1973
             Syn.: Morulina gigantea ssp. allata(sic) Massoud, Z, 1967:283 ISS
Species alia Christiansen, K et Bellinger, P, 1980:353
Morulina alia from the USA
Thoracic/abdominal tubercles: 4-4-6/6-6-6-4-2
2014.10.18 © B, L.
Morulina alia from the USA
2014.10.18 © B, L.
Morulina alia from the USA
Cephalic tubercles: 2-3-6
2014.10.18 © B, L.

Species australis Tanaka, 1984
Species callowayia Wray, 1953
            Syn.: Morulina gigantea Christiansen, K et Bellinger, P, 1980:356
Morulina callowayia from the USA
Modified after Bernard EC, 2006 Fig1A
Morulina callowayia from the USA
2006 © Bernard, E.C.
Morulina callowayia from the USA
On snow
2012.10.30 © Anderson, J.
Morulina callowayia from the USA
On snow
2012.10.30 © Anderson, J.
Morulina callowayia from the USA
Pointed mouthcone
2012.10.30 © Anderson, J.
Morulina callowayia from the USA
Spherical post-antennal organ (PAO) and pointed mouthcone (*)
2012.10.30 © Anderson, J.
Morulina callowayia ♀ from the USA
Pointed mouthcone and linea ventralis
2015.09.29 © Rosenfeld, J.
Morulina callowayia ♀ from the USA
Female gonopore (*)
2015.09.29 © Rosenfeld, J.
Morulina callowayia from the USA
2015.09.30 © Rosenfeld, J.
Morulina callowayia from the USA
Abd.4 with elongated fused dorso-external and dorso-lateral tubercles (*)
2015.09.30 © Rosenfeld, J.
Morulina callowayia ♀ from the USA
Ventral aspect
2015.09.30 © Rosenfeld, J.
Morulina callowayia ♀ from the USA
Ventral aspect of abdomen
2015.09.30 © Rosenfeld, J.
Morulina callowayia from the USA
Ocular tubercle with 5 ocelli and post-antennal organ (PAO)
2015.09.30 © Rosenfeld, J.
Morulina callowayia from the USA
Broad mouthcone
2015.09.30 © Rosenfeld, J.

Species crassa Christiansen, K et Bellinger, P, 1980:355
Morulina crassa from the USA
Modified after Bernard EC, 2006 Fig3A
Morulina crassa from the USA
Dislocated lateral tubercles on th.2 & 3
2013.01.21 © Fleming, K.

Species delicata Bernard, EC, 2006:551
Morulina delicata from the USA
After Bernard, E.C., 2006 Fig.4A.
Morulina delicata from the USA
2006 © Bernard, E.C.
Morulina delicata from the USA
2006 © Bernard, E.C.

Species gigantea (Tullberg, T, 1877:41) Bacon, 1914, t.t.
            Syn.: Neanura verrucosa Börner, 1903 =?
            Syn.: Morulina ghilarovi Solntseva, 1964
            Syn.: Morulina kotzebuensis Bödvarsson, H, 1960:48
Neanura gigantea from Alaska
After Folsom JW, 1902 Pl.IV Fig.1

Species gilvipunctata (Uchida, 1938) Yosii, 1958
            Syn.: Morulina gilvipunctata f. irrorata Yosii, 1958
Morulina gilvipunctata f. irrorata from Japan
2015.01.08 © I M.
Morulina gilvipunctata f. irrorata from Japan
2015.01.08 © I M.
Morulina gilvipunctata f. irrorata from Japan
2015.01.08 © I M.

Morulina gilvipunctata from Japan
2009.08.01 © Tsukiji, T.
Morulina gilvipunctata from Japan
2009.08.01 © Tsukiji, T.
Morulina gilvipunctata from Japan
Morula-shaped post-antennal organ (PAO)
2009.08.01 © Tsukiji, T.

Species himalayana Cassagnau, P, 1997:824
Species mackenziana Hammer, 1953:50
Morulina mackenziana from Canadian Arctic
2008.05.13 © O'Brien., B

Species multatuberculata (Coleman, 1941) Christiansen, K & Bellinger, P, 1980:359
Morulina multatuberculata from the USA
2009.03.03 © Roffler, D.
Morulina multatuberculata from the USA
2009.03.03 © Roffler, D.
Morulina multatuberculata from the USA
Specimen with asymmetric ocular tubercles
2009.03.03 © Roffler, D.
Morulina multatuberculata from the USA
Abdominal tuberculation
2010.01.08 © McNear, N.
Morulina multatuberculata from the USA
2010.01.08 © McNear, N.
Morulina multatuberculata from the USA
2010.01.08 © McNear, N.
Morulina multatuberculata from the USA
Ocular tubercle with 3 anterior + 2 posterior ocelli
2010.01.08 © McNear, N.
Morulina multatuberculata from the USA
Sixth abdominal segment covered by fifth segment
2010.01.08 © McNear, N.

Species nucifera Palacios-Vargas, JG et Gao, Y, 2013:182
Morulina sp. nov. from China
2009.05.26 © Palacios-Vargas, J.
Morulina sp. nov. from China
2009.05.26 © Palacios-Vargas, J.
Morulina sp. nov. from China
2009.05.26 © Palacios-Vargas, J.
With morula-like post antennal organ
Morulina nucifera from NW China
After Palacios-Vargas JG & Gao Y, 2013 Fig.1

Species orientis Tanaka, 1984
Species pallidissima Cassagnau, P, 1997:822
            Syn.: Morulina orientis f. pallida Tanaka, 1984
Species pawlowskii Deharveng, L et Weiner, WM, 1984:4
             Syn.: Morulina pawlowski(sic) Palacios-Vargas, JG et Gao, Y, 2013:185 ISS
Species stevehopkini Palacios-Vargas, JG et Simón-Benito, JC, 2007:322
Species theeli Babenko, AB et Fjellberg, A, 2001:275
Species thulensis Hammer, 1953
Species triverrucosa Tanaka, 1978
Morulina triverrucosa from Japan
2014.01.08 © Komatsu, T.

Species verrucosa (Börner, 1903) Stach, J, 1951:16
            Syn.: Morulina gigantea Wahlgren, 1907
Morulina verrucosa from Poland
After Stach J, 1951 Pl.1 Fig.1
Morulina verrucosa from Slovakia
2013.03.02 © Tábi, L.
Morulina verrucosa from Czechia
2015.03.01 © Krásenský, P.




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