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Springtail - Ptenothrix

Springtail - Ptenothrix
Vancouver, Clark County, Washington, USA
December 31, 1969
Size: 2 mm
This "bug" resembles a "Spider Bug"? Perhaps cricket nymph???
Its a small beetle of some sort, body length is probably no more than 2 millimeters.
You can see the feathering on the antenna.
An ID would be very much appreciated.


Ptenothrix sp.

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Spider Beetle correction
I think you are right on:
(Dicyrtomina ornata or Sminthurinus niger
or Globular Springtail - Ptenothrix?