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Upcoming Events

Information about 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

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa


Order Symphypleona - Globular Springtails

Springtails in my 'Fish' Tank - Sminthurides Springtails - Sminthurides aquaticus Springtails - Sminthurides aquaticus Courtship Ritual of Sminthurides weichseli - Sminthurides weichseli - male - female Unknown Globular Springtail - Sphaeridia pumilis - female Tiny bug on dead snail - Sminthurides - female Tiny bug on dead snail - Sminthurides - female Springtails - Sminthurides aquaticus

Springtail - Bourletiella hortensis Globular Springtail - Bourletiella arvalis Collembola - Bourletiella arvalis Very Tiny Orange-Yellow 'Bug' - Deuterosminthurus nonfasciatus Hump-backed springtail - Pseudobourletiella spinata - male Springtails - Deuterosminthurus bicinctus Bourletiella hortensis Sminthurus medialis?  - Sminthurus

Collembola - Sminthurinus elegans Tiny Globular Springtail - Sminthurinus Springtail - Arrhopalites minute orange symphypleona - Katiannina Globular springtail - Polykatianna sminthurina Globular Springtail - Sminthurinus elegans Symphypleona - Sminthurinus Globular springtail - Polykatianna radicula

Purple Globular Springtail - Dicyrtoma fusca Globular Springtail - Dicyrtoma Colembola - Ptenothrix renateae Ptenothrix or Dicyrtomina? - Ptenothrix renateae Possibly Calvatomina sp.? - Calvatomina globular springtail - Ptenothrix beta Symphypleona - Ptenothrix maculosa Dicyrtomina minuta? - Dicyrtomina minuta