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Springtail - Sminthurus

Springtail - Sminthurus
Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA
March 16, 2012
Size: 2 mm
I dropped a piece of "sheet rock" about 30 cm x 30 cm on my backyard grass. The tiny collembola jumped on the piece that I dropped and I was able to capture this image.

id per Frans Janssens
thanks for the ID on Flickr