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Photo#89040
springtail - Orchesella hexfasciata

springtail - Orchesella hexfasciata
Shirley, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
November 26, 2006
Size: ~2mm

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Cartoon Bug
That insect has almost cartoon-like proportions, with its rounded head, oval body and gently curving legs and antennae...

Moved

Moved
Moved from Entomobryidae.

Orchesella hexfasciata
An adult.

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