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  • The science of insects began with Aristotle, who included in a class "Entoma" the true insects, the arachnids and the myriapods, the Crustacea forming another class ("Malacostraca") of the "Anaema" or "bloodless animals."
  • Remains of air-breathing insects, myriapods and arachnids show that these forms of life were both well developed and individually numerous.