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Subfamily Dicyrtominae

Globular Springtail - Dicyrtomina Springtail? - Dicyrtomina minuta Globular springtail on snow - Dicyrtoma aurata Dicyrtomina ? - Dicyrtomina Dicyrtomina ? - Dicyrtomina minuta Ptenothrix? - Dicyrtoma Yellow Globular Springtail  - Dicyrtoma flammea Globular Springtail - Dicyrtomina minuta - female
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)