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Species Ptenothrix renateae

Globular Springtail - Ptenothrix renateae Colembola - Ptenothrix renateae Which Ptenothrix? - Ptenothrix renateae Globular Springtail - Ptenothrix renateae Ptenothrix? (2) - Ptenothrix renateae Ptenothrix (2)? - Ptenothrix renateae Mason bee pest? - Ptenothrix renateae Globular Springtail - Ptenothrix renateae
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Collembola (Springtails and allies)
Order Symphypleona (Globular Springtails)
Family Dicyrtomidae
Subfamily Ptenothricinae
Genus Ptenothrix
Species renateae (Ptenothrix renateae)
See Also
A helpful tip for distinguishing the two species: "In P. renateae the antennae and tibiotarsi are distinctly ringed (dark and light colourbands)" [comment by Frans Janssens]