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Species Pseudobourletiella spinata

Globular Springtail - Pseudobourletiella spinata - male Shiny springtail - Pseudobourletiella spinata Globular springtail - Pseudobourletiella spinata This insect hops.  I found it on some river rock in my back yard.   - Pseudobourletiella spinata globular springtail - Pseudobourletiella spinata - female globular springtail - Pseudobourletiella spinata Globular Springtail - Pseudobourletiella spinata Globular springtail – genus Ptenothrix? - Pseudobourletiella spinata - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Collembola (Springtails and allies)
Order Symphypleona (Globular Springtails)
Superfamily Sminthuroidea
Family Bourletiellidae
Genus Pseudobourletiella
Species spinata (Pseudobourletiella spinata)
Identification
Quite variable in color.
Sexually dimorphic. Males and females look quite different. Females are green to brown. Males are generally darker up to black and have 2 strongly forward curved dorsal spines.