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Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Order Symphypleona - Globular Springtails

Tiny white globular springtail - male Springtails - Sminthurides aquaticus Sminthurides weichseli - female Courtship Ritual of Sminthurides weichseli - Sminthurides weichseli - male - female Springtails  - Sminthurides water springtail - Sminthurides Unknown Globular Springtail - Sphaeridia pumilis Unknown Globular Springtail - Sphaeridia pumilis

Sorry... - Bourletiella juanitae springtail - Neosminthurus richardsi Gobular Springtail - Sminthurus immature Globular Springtail - Pseudobourletiella spinata Collembola - Neosminthurus richardsi Globular Springtail - Sminthurus bivittatus Globular Springtail IMG_8752 - Bourletiella hortensis Bourletiella hortensis? - Bourletiella hortensis

Sminthurinus bimaculatus ? - Sminthurinus quadrimaculatus Vesicephalus sp. - Vesicephalus Globular Springtail - Vesicephalus occidentalis Collembola - Sminthurinus elegans Grey Globular Springtail - Sminthurinus atrapallidus Symphypleona - Sminthurinus Springtail - Sminthurinus henshawi B. arvalis? - Sminthurinus henshawi

Collembola - Dicyrtomina minuta springtail - Dicyrtomina Globular Springtail - Ptenothrix Globular Springtail - Dicyrtomina minuta - male Small globular springtail - Dicyrtoma hageni Dicyrtominae Springtail - Dicyrtomina minuta Unidentified Globular Springtail