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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Elongate-bodied Springtails

Elongate-bodied Springtails
Burien, King County, Washington, USA
November 3, 2007
Size: 2mm
I actually didn't set out to photograph these guys, but when I blew up the photo of the pla*nthop*per I just posted, I saw them next to it.
Next time I go to the beach, I'll seek them out.
(found on rotten driftwood at Seahurst Beach).


1. the relative long legs and antennae, typical for Entomobryomorpha
2. the equally sized body segments, typical for Isotomidae