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Globular Springtail - Pseudobourletiella spinata - female

Globular Springtail - Pseudobourletiella spinata - Female
Bolton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
June 13, 2008
Size: 2mm

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Globular Springtail - Pseudobourletiella spinata - female Globular Springtail - Pseudobourletiella spinata - female Globular Springtail - Pseudobourletiella spinata - female

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Pseudobourletiella spinata
Indeed, Tom. Well done.

You might want to try to shoot them on a dark background. Then the characteristic frontal directed spines dorsally on the 6th abdominal segment of the adult males should be visible in lateral aspect pictures.

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