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Elongate-bodied Springtail - Salina banksi

Elongate-bodied Springtail - Salina banksi
Kenner, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, USA
December 30, 2008
Size: ~2mm
Is this one of the Elongate-bodied Springtails? With the long antenna I was thinking maybe something like Salina. If this image ends up being a keeper, I will go back and try for a better shot...


Salina banksi
Indeed, Ron. Well done.
I would appreciate receiving your permission to use your pictures of Collembola as illustrations at
Credits and copyrights will be provided for each picture used.
Thanks in advance.
Looking forward to see your better shots ;-)

Please see...
this slight upgrade...

Thanks, Ron!