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Springtail

Orchesella cincta

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3 Comments

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 6 years ago

Glad to help. :-)

nlralph
nlralph 6 years ago

Undoubtedly - thanks for your help and the correction. Had a hard time finding anything like it.

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 6 years ago

Interesting insect. I think this may actually be a species of springtail. This does not have the correct body shape for a silverfish.
Check out Orchesella cincta: http://bugguide.net/node/view/61617

nlralph
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NYC, New York, USA

Spotted on Oct 21, 2014
Submitted on Oct 21, 2014

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