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The Heteromurini Absolon & Ksenemann (Collembola, Entomobryidae): a review of the genera status and diagnoses, keys for species of Alloscopus Börner and Heteromurtrella Mari Mutt and description of a
The status of Heteromurini Absolon & Ksenemann is analyzed and a new diagnosis is proposed to the tribe. New chaetotaxic characteres were added to distinguish Dicranocentrus Schött and
The survey of Seira Lubbock, 1870 (Collembola, Entomobryidae, Seirinae) from Iberian Peninsula and Canary Islands, including three new species.
A survey of Seira fauna from Iberian Peninsula and Canary Islands is presented, including the description of three new species from Spain, and an identification key to 31 species with known dorsal chaetotaxy from Western Palearctic region is provided.
A new genus of Entomobryinae (Collembola, Entomobryidae) from Brazilian Amazon with body scales and dental spines.
A new monotypic genus of Entomobryinae from Brazilian Amazon, Amazhomidia gen. nov. is similar to other genera of the subfamily, especially to Sinhomidia Zhang, in presence of apically pointed scales on body dorsally and spines on dens.
The discovery of Lepidocyrtoides Schött, 1917 (Collembola, Entomobryidae, Entomobryinae) from the New World, including three new species from Brazil and one from Australia
Herein four new species of Lepidocyrtoides are described and illustrated: three from Brazilian Amazon, L. caeruleomaculatus sp. nov., L. colormutatus sp. nov. and L. bicolorangelus sp. nov., all
New subgenus and four species of Lepidocyrtus Bourlet (Collembola, Entomobryidae, Lepidocyrtinae) from Amazon
Here a new subgenus of Lepidocyrtus Bourlet from South America is proposed, which differs from other subgenera by tergal polychaetosis, dental tubercle truncate and dentes with numerous spine-like chaetae.
The Neotropical genera of Paronellinae (Collembola, Entomobryoidea, Paronellidae) with description of two new species and redescription of Campylothorax mitrai
An identification key and diagnoses to six valid genera are presented, two new species are described, and redescribe Campylothorax mitrai Bellini & Meneses and present notes on Brazilian fauna of Paronellinae.
A new cave species of Coecobrya Yosii (Collembola, Entomobryidae, Entomobryinae) from South Africa, with an identification key to the genus.
In this study, a new species of springtail from Cango Caves, South Africa is described and illustrated, and an updated key to the species of the genus Coecobrya is provided, adding 14 species to the most recently published identification key.
New species, redescriptions and a new combination of Acanthocyrtus Handschin, 1925 and Amazhomidia Cipola Bellini, 2016 (Collembola, Entomobryidae, Entomobryinae).
One new species of Amazhomidia Cipola Bellini from Brazilian Amazon is described and illustrated and changes in chaetotaxy nomenclature are made based on them.
Three new species of Seira Lubbock (Collembola, Entomobryidae, Seirinae) from Madagascar with Lepidocyrtus-like habitus.
Here three new species of Seira from Madagascar are described and illustrated, all with Lepidocyrtus-like habitus, as short antennae, truncate unguiculus, and overall reduction of dorsal
New records of Seira dowlingi (Wray, 1953) (Collembola, Entomobryidae, Seirinae) for New World
Seira dowlingi (Wray, 1953) is recorded for the first time in Peru and Brazil from five states, including Fernando de Noronha archipelago plus a new record from United States, and the number of species of Seira Lubbock, 1870 found in Brazil is expanded.