Rob Lawrence's picture

2013-08-09 14.18.55_springtail1

Observed: 31st July 2013 By: Rob LawrenceRob Lawrence’s reputation in InvertebratesRob Lawrence’s reputation in Invertebrates
2013-08-09 14.18.55_springtail1
2013-08-09 14.20.33_springtail2

Think this might be a springtail? Weird looking tiny insect. 5 mm long. One antenna is broken in picture. Think the tail that is normally under the body is extended? Pretty mottled coloring on body.

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Major Bombylius's picture

You are right it is a

You are right it is a springtail. You may get a better id at some point. Not many springtail experts on ispot!