New insight into the systematics of Tomoceridae (Hexapoda, Collembola) by integrating molecular and morphological evidence

@article{Yu2016NewII,
  title={New insight into the systematics of Tomoceridae (Hexapoda, Collembola) by integrating molecular and morphological evidence},
  author={Daoyuan Yu and Feng Zhang and Mark I. Stevens and Qibao Yan and Manqiang Liu and Feng Hu},
  journal={Zoologica Scripta},
  year={2016},
  volume={45},
  pages={286 - 299}
}
Tomoceridae is common but among the most problematic groups of Collembola. Its position within Collembola and the relationships within the family remain obscure. This also extends to the generic division of the subfamily Tomocerinae that remains controversial. This study examines these issues by integrating both molecular and morphological evidence. Our molecular phylogeny based on rDNA sequences supports the monophyly of Tomoceridae and the sister relationship between Tomocerinae and… 
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