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Springtail (Collembola)Hypogastrura sp. (genus)

A Springtail at Kowen Woodland

2 images

Hypogastrura sp. (genus) at Kowen Woodland - 26 Sep 2016
Hypogastrura sp. (genus) at Kowen Woodland - 26 Sep 2016

Identification history

Springtail (Collembola) Hypogastrura sp. (genus) 13 Oct 2016 KimPullen
Springtail (Collembola) Hypogastrura sp. (genus) 13 Oct 2016 KimPullen
Springtail (Collembola) Collembola sp. (order) 13 Oct 2016 michaelb
Unidentified 1 Oct 2016 KenT

Author's notes

Collembola <1 mm long feeding on Myxomycete plasmodium

2 comments

KenT wrote:
   1 Oct 2016
Since the Springtails are no longer considered to be insects another category is needed
michaelb wrote:
   13 Oct 2016
Kim and Roger have put Springtails in as a sub-category to "Primitive insects". See
http://canberranaturemap.org/Community/GroupGuide/4
We are still in the process of building the insect species structure.

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Morchella elata group (Morel) at Kowen Woodland - 26 Sep 2016 Ranunculus lappaceus (Australian Buttercup) at Kowen Woodland - 26 Sep 2016 Myxomycete - plasmodium (A slime mould) at Kowen Woodland - 26 Sep 2016 Commius elegans (Cherry Ballart Shield Bug) at Kowen Woodland - 26 Sep 2016 Cymbonotus sp. (Bears Ear) at Kowen Woodland - 26 Sep 2016
Morchella elata group (Morel) at Kowen Woodland - 26 Sep 2016
Ranunculus lappaceus (Australian Buttercup) at Kowen Woodland - 26 Sep 2016
Myxomycete - plasmodium (A slime mould) at Kowen Woodland - 26 Sep 2016
Commius elegans (Cherry Ballart Shield Bug) at Kowen Woodland - 26 Sep 2016
Cymbonotus sp. (Bears Ear) at Kowen Woodland - 26 Sep 2016

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Location

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 26 Sep 2016 12:32 PM Recorded on
  • KenT Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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