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Photo#632176
Springtail (Entomobryidae?) - Seira

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

Moved

Seira sp.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.