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Deepest terrestrial arthropod ever found

Post Number:#1  Postby Marine News » Mon Mar 05, 2012 8:02 am

Deepest terrestrial arthropod ever found
22 February 2012, 10:41 pm

Scientists have recently described the deepest terrestrial animal ever found, together with four new species. These animals are springtails (Arthropoda, Insecta, Collembola), a minute primitive wingless insect with six legs and without eyes that live in total darkness.

Source: ScienceDaily: Marine Biology News
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