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Genus Ballistura

Purple Springtail Party - Ballistura Isotomidae - Ballistura Isotomidae - Ballistura Isotomidae 1 - Ballistura tuberculata Isotomidae 1 - Ballistura tuberculata Isotomidae 1 - Ballistura tuberculata Isotomidae 1 - Ballistura tuberculata Isotomidae 1 - Ballistura tuberculata
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Collembola (Springtails and allies)
Order Entomobryomorpha (Elongate-bodied Springtails)
Family Isotomidae
Subfamily Proisotominae
Genus Ballistura
Numbers
~12 spp. in our area, 26 spp. total(1)
Range
much of the world; in our area, more diverse in the north(1)