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For the United States & Canada

Species Dicyrtomina minuta

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Collembola (Springtails and allies)
Order Symphypleona (Globular Springtails)
Family Dicyrtomidae
Subfamily Dicyrtominae
Genus Dicyrtomina
Species minuta (Dicyrtomina minuta)
Explanation of Names
Dicyrtomina minuta (Fabricius 1783)
Range
Canada to Venezuela; much of Eurasia & tropical Africa
Remarks
Very common in the UK. Probably an introduced species.