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Springtail (Entomobryidae?) - Seira bipunctata

Springtail (Entomobryidae?) - Seira bipunctata
College Station, Brazos County, Texas, USA
March 21, 2012
Found in detritus of dead fire ant colony. Medium-sized individuals seemed to leave furcula extended. Ran quickly, but did not jump when disturbed.
Similar individual with furcula visible:

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Seira bipunctata

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