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Superfamily Sminthuroidea

Globular Springtail - Bourletiella hortensis Globular Springtail - Sminthurus bivittatus Tile mosaic springtail - Janusius sylvestris Springtail preparing for liftoff - Bourletiella hortensis - male Collembola SR-129 - Bourletiella hortensis Sminthurus fitchi? - Bourletiella hortensis springtail - Sminthurus medialis Sminthurus butcheri
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Collembola (Springtails and allies)
Order Symphypleona (Globular Springtails)
Superfamily Sminthuroidea
Identification
2 families, with _ spp. in ~16 genera in our area and ~500 spp. in 67 genera worldwide(1)
Range
worldwide and throughout NA(1)