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springtail - Orchesella cincta

springtail - Orchesella cincta
Victoria, Saanich, British Columbia, Canada
April 13, 2014
Size: 5mm +/-
looks sort of similar to a rove beetle. Though I'm not sure that's what this is.
I have no guesses.


Orchesella cincta
Quite right, Ken!
BTW, not Insecta but Collembola.

I got as far as Elongate-bodied Springtails

Orchesella cincta?

Frans will let you know if I'm anywhere close.

nice shot.... not technically an insect, tho
Moved from ID Request.

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