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Species Folsomia prima

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Collembola (Springtails and allies)
Order Entomobryomorpha (Elongate-bodied Springtails)
Family Isotomidae
Subfamily Proisotominae
Genus Folsomia
Species prima (Folsomia prima)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Folsomia prima Mills 1931
Folsomia sylvestrii Folsom 1937
Identification
"This Folsomia species has a very characteristic white and black banding: each segment has an anterior white band and posterior black band at the segment margins." -- Frans Janssens
Range
Nearctic