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tiny gray springtails - Hypogastrura

tiny gray springtails - Hypogastrura
Morse Wildlife Preserve, Pierce County, Washington, USA
February 7, 2010
Size: 1 mm
We found large groups of these on the base of the lookout. We also found groups of them in a rock pile.

Moved from Springtails and allies. Thanks Frans.

Hypogastrura sp.
Hypogastruridae are known to form mass aggregations in winter and spring.

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