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Elongate-bodied Springtails (Entomobryomorpha) - Orchesella villosa

Elongate-bodied Springtails (Entomobryomorpha) - Orchesella villosa
Greenville, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
September 18, 2010
Size: ~ 3/16"
I saw this zipping across the top of the water in the birdbath in my yard. When I approached, I got one photo of it before it zipped over to the side, where I took another one.
It didn't fully leave the water surface. Very small.


Moved from ID Request.

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