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Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Photos of 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

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Subfamily Dicyrtominae

Small globular springtail - Dicyrtoma hageni Unknown Globular Springtail - Dicyrtomina minuta Unknown Springtail - Calvatomina Globular springtail - Dicyrtomina minuta Globular Springtail - Dicyrtoma aurata Believe this is Dicyrtomina minuta - gathering of these at night on house - Dicyrtomina minuta Dicyrtomina minuta f. couloni - Dicyrtomina minuta Backyard Springtail  - Dicyrtoma flammea
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Collembola (Springtails and allies)
Order Symphypleona (Globular Springtails)
Family Dicyrtomidae
Subfamily Dicyrtominae
~10 spp. in 3 genera in our area(1), ~>90 spp. in 5 genera worldwide(2)
worldwide and throughout NA(2)