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Springtail - Entomobrya nivalis

Springtail - Entomobrya nivalis
Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
July 5, 2008

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Entomobrya nivalis
Well done, Ilona!

Dear Kevin, I would like to get your permission to use your Collembola pictures as illustrations at
Credits and copyrights will be provided for each picture used.
Thanks in advance.

Frans have you looked...
on the Guide? There are 18 pics of E. nivalis all better than mine. I'm not fishing for compliments, don't worry. I'm just confused why you'd want my pics when there are a bunch more that are better! :)

Distribution data is also interesting
I'm interested in high quality pictures ofcourse. But I'm also interested in geographic distribution data. Your record is from Canada. It is the first Canadian record in 'my collection'. I consider each picture as a photographic specimen record.

Always feel free to use my pictures, Frans. You provide an invaluable service here, and if any of us can ever reciprocate, we should! :)

I'm just sorry the pictures are so poor quality. It was a *very* cloudy day, and I was using a handheld camera, and I'm a terrible photographer. The pictures just really aren't good enough to include! :) Could I email you the originals, and then you could decide which ones are the best and you could blow up/crop/adjust them as you please?

OK. Feel free to send me the originals. Thanks in advance.

Take a look at Entomobrya. T
Take a look at Entomobrya. This could be some kind of springtail.

Thanks, Ilona
At least I'm on the right track now! :)

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