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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Family Dicyrtomidae

Cute Glob on Shelf Fungus - Ptenothrix marmorata Globular Springtail - Dicyrtomina Globular Springtail - Ptenothrix Globular Springtail - Dicyrtomina minuta Dicyrtomid - Ptenothrix marmorata Dicyrtomina minuta Dicyrtomidae? - Ptenothrix Calvatomina sp captured in yellow bowl trap - Calvatomina
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Collembola (Springtails and allies)
Order Symphypleona (Globular Springtails)
Family Dicyrtomidae
Numbers
2 subfamilies, with 25 spp.(1) in 5 genera in our area and 200 spp. in 8 genera worldwide(2)
Range
worldwide and throughout NA(2)
Remarks
The only member of the superfamily Dicyrtomoidea(2)