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Family Neanuridae

bumpy gray springtail - Neanura muscorum Springtail - Morulodes serratus Morulina callowayia Neanura magna? - Morulina multatuberculata Neanura magna? - Morulina multatuberculata Springtail Unknown Neanurinae (Undescribed?) Pseudachorudina ignota? - Pseudachorudina ignota
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Collembola (Springtails and allies)
Order Poduromorpha
Superfamily Neanuroidea
Family Neanuridae
Explanation of Names
Neanuridae Börner 1901
Numbers
_ spp. in 36 genera of 4 subfamilies in our area; worldwide, ~1,420 spp. in >160 genera of 6 subfamilies (one small subfamily restricted to SE Asia & Australia)(1)
Range
worldwide and throughout NA(1)
Habitat
some on marine beaches (intertidal)(2)
Remarks
Some possess chemical defenses and advertise them with bright aposematic colors.