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Information, insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

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Order Symphypleona - Globular Springtails

Springtails - Sminthurides aquaticus Springtail 11 - Sminthurides - male - female Springtail 11 - Sminthurides - male - female Sminthurides weichseli - female Sminthurides weichseli - female Courtship Ritual of Sminthurides weichseli - Sminthurides weichseli - male - female Springtails  - Sminthurides Tiny bug on dead snail - Sminthurides - female

Globular Springtail - Sminthurus incisus springtail - Prorastriopes coalingaensis - female Globular Springtail - Sminthurus Springtail - Bourletiella hortensis Collembola - Bourletiella viridescens - female Allacma fusca? - Allacma fusca Sminthuridae? Sminthurus sp. - Sminthurus

Globular Springtail - Sminthurinus quadrimaculatus Collembola - Sminthurinus elegans Globular springtail - Sminthurinus elegans Yellow globular springtail - Sminthurinus henshawi Springtail - Sminthurinus niger - female Springtail - Sminthurinus henshawi Springtail - Sminthurinus henshawi Symphypleona - Polykatianna sp-nr-radicula

Cute Glob on Shelf Fungus - Ptenothrix marmorata Collembola - Ptenothrix atra globular springtail  - Dicyrtomina minuta Collembola - Calvatomina rufescens Globular Springtail - Ptenothrix beta Ptenothrix? - Ptenothrix beta Surprise - Ptenothrix renateae Collembola - Ptenothrix maculosa