During this same time period the total numbers on guano of the millipede Scoterpes and the bristletail Litocampa remained at 1-2 individuals per census.
This seems unlikely because, during the late 1980s drought the most desiccation-intolerant troglobites, the millipede Scoterpes copei and the bristletail Litocampa cookei, were still present throughout both caves.
Springtails, cockroaches, crickets, flies, isopods, bristletails
, and true bugs were grabbed by the forelegs and held in a basket-like manner using the first three pairs of legs.
Some wingless insects such as ticks, bristletails
, fleas, and some cockroaches and insect larvae can absorb water vapor directly from unsaturated air by an as-yet-unknown mechanism.
The sections of the text are divided into Bristletails
, Cockroaches, Crickets, Earwigs, Booklice, Bugs, Beetles, Moths and butterflies, Ants, bees and wasps, and Flies.