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Superfamily Entomobryoidea

springtails - Orchesella hexfasciata Juvenile male - Entomobrya atrocincta - male Tiny insect at moth light - Lepidocyrtus paradoxus Collembola - Orchesella cincta Homidia socia Pseudosinella sp. - Microscope photos - Pseudosinella slender springtail - Homidia sauteri Springtails - Pseudosinella
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Collembola (Springtails and allies)
Order Entomobryomorpha (Elongate-bodied Springtails)
Superfamily Entomobryoidea
_ spp. in 30 genera of 2 families in our area; worldwide, ~2,230 spp. in >100 genera of 3 families (one monotypic family restricted to Madagascar)(1)
worldwide and throughout NA(1)