Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

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

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


TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#273765
Garden Springtail - Bourletiella hortensis - male

Garden Springtail - Bourletiella hortensis - Male
Baiting Hollow, Suffolk County, New York, USA
May 8, 2009
This one was on the next mushroom over from the other springtail that I just posted.
This springtail was taken at the same 1:1 resolution which shows it's relative size to the other one.

Moved

Bourletiella hortensis
Given the two pale dots at the anal segment, it probably is a male specimen.

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.