Zeitschrift für Morphologie der Tiere

, Volume 69, Issue 1, pp 1–8 | Cite as

Zur phylogenetischen und funktionellen Bedeutung der sogenannten notalorgane der Mecoptera (insecta, Mecoptera)

  • Gerhard Mickoleit

On the phylogenetic and functional significance of the so-called notal organs in the Mecoptera


An account is given of the morphology and function of the notal and postnotal organ in Mecoptera. The phylogenetic significance of these structures is discussed.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gerhard Mickoleit
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  1. 1.Zoologisches Institut der Universität TübingenTübingenDeutschland

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