Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

National Moth Week photos of insects and people. Here's how to add your images.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa


TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#1770636
Unknown insects on deck  - Dicyrtomina minuta

Unknown insects on deck - Dicyrtomina minuta
Plainfield, Windham County, Connecticut, USA
January 12, 2020
Photo taken outdoors on railing of deck. Temperature was unusually warm at ~65 degrees F. There were many of them.

Moved
Moved from Springtails and allies.

First pic from CT.

Dicyrtomina minuta...
is a typical winter-active species.

 
Thank you
Thank you

Moved for expert attention
Moved from ID Request.

Globular springtails. They're hexapods but not, strict speaking, insects. Frans, our springtail expert may be able to take the ID further.

Welcome to BugGuide!

 
Thank you
Thank you

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.