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Species Fasciosminthurus quinquefasciatus

Fasciosminthurus quinquefasciatus Fasciosminthurus quinquefasciatus Fasciosminthurus quinquefasciatus? - Fasciosminthurus quinquefasciatus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Collembola (Springtails and allies)
Order Symphypleona (Globular Springtails)
Superfamily Sminthuroidea
Family Bourletiellidae
Genus Fasciosminthurus
Species quinquefasciatus (Fasciosminthurus quinquefasciatus)
Range
Native to Europe, introduced to Canada and Australia.
Remarks
A small, dark brown springtail with contrasting white stripes, the source of the species name meaning five-banded.