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unknown Springtail - Pogonognathellus

unknown Springtail - Pogonognathellus
Montpelier, Washington County, Vermont, USA
December 19, 2012
found walking across the snow in a mixed forest near a stream. Outside temp. was a bit under 40 F.


Pogonognathellus sp.
Given the apically tapering 3rd antennal segment. In Tomocerus it is subcylindrical.

Thanks for your ID help!
I'll move it to the proper section in the guide.

maybe Tomocerus?
just a guess, but looks similar.

Moved from ID Request.

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