Contributions to Zoology, 80 (4) – 2011

Transformational homology of the tergal setae during postembryonic development in the Sinella-Coecobrya group (Collembola: Entomobryidae)

Feng Zhang1,3, Daoyuan Yu1, Guoliang Xu2

1.  School of Life Science, Nanjing University, No. 22 Hankou Road, Nanjing 210093, P. R. China

2.  Key Laboratory of Vegetation Restoration and Management of Degraded Ecosystems, South China Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou 510160, P. R. China

3. xtmtd.zf@gmail.com

Keywords: primary homology, larval chaetotaxy, primary setae, s-chaetae.