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Sue and Wes Dixon Waterfowl Refuge - Springtail  - Homidia socia

Sue and Wes Dixon Waterfowl Refuge - Springtail - Homidia socia
Sue and Wes Dixon Waterfowl Refuge, Hennepin, Putnam County, Illinois, USA
January 13, 2021
Size: ~1-1.5mm
this shot shows they are just as abundant on muddy banks as vegetated ones, they seem to prefer life on the waters edge. I had come back the next day to search the more vegetated spring stream banks along with wet rotted wood, with an obvious focus on springtails ;)

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