Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Macrofauna

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_1676

A term used to describe the larger of the soil invertebrates, usually in the body width size range of 2–20 mm. (contrast with microfauna and megafauna)

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