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Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods

dark red-face - Bourletiella hortensis Globular Springtails - Sminthurinus henshawi Globular Springtail - Dicyrtomina minuta - female Ptenothrix? - Ptenothrix Globular Springtail 2 - Dicyrtomina minuta Lepidocyrtinae 2 - Pseudosinella violenta Large arid globular springtail - Sminthurus Unknown Hypogastrurid

dipluran bristletail Two-pronged Bristletail Forcepstails, lateral head, thorax - Parajapyx isabellae Forcepstails, ventral abdomen segments I-IV - Parajapyx isabellae Evalljapyx hubbardi Diplura SBBG-SCL-TIC_000183

Blow Fly (Family Calliphoridae) on flowering Sedum - Lucilia silvarum Small hoverfly? - Toxomerus geminatus Mylitta Crescent - Phyciodes mylitta Latridiidae  - Paratenetus Tortricidae: Pelochrista - Pelochrista Oecanthus celerinictus - female Lobocleta quaesitata 7096 - Lobocleta quaesitata Diving Beetle

Proturan found under bark of small branch. Protura - Acerentomidae Proturan, ventral - Hesperentomon macswaini Proturan, dorso-lateral - Hesperentomon macswaini Proturan, anterior - Hesperentomon macswaini proturan - Styletoentomon proturan - Styletoentomon Tuxenentulus rockyensis?