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Genus Petrobius

Machilidae: Petrobius brevistylus - Petrobius brevistylus Bristletail IMG_0743 - Petrobius brevistylus Bristletail IMG_0743 - Petrobius brevistylus Bristletail IMG_0743 - Petrobius brevistylus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Microcoryphia (Bristletails)
Family Machilidae (Jumping Bristletails)
Subfamily Petrobiinae
Genus Petrobius
Explanation of Names
Petrobius Leach 1809
Numbers
a single (adventive) species in our area(1), 5 in Europe
Range
in our area, coastal Maritime Canada & ne. US(1)