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Elongate-bodied Springtail

Scientific Name
Hypogastrura sp.
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Taxonomy
(Collembola: Hypogastruridae: Hypogastrurinae)
Pest Status
0 Unknown
Status
NZ - Exotic
Reliability
High
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COL9
Source
Justin C. Smith MAF
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Diagnostic Notes
Adult

Body pigmented; body hairs usually short and uniform. Head with 3+3 setae along ventral line; with 8+8 ocelli; without eversible sac between Ant.III-IV. mandibles fully developed; labrum with 5-5-4 setae, 4 prelabrals; maxillary outer lobe with simple palp and 2 sublobal hairs. Thorax without ventral setae; lateral microsensilla present on mesothorax only. Furca fully developed, with 5 or more setae on dens; anal spines small. Tibiotarsi with 19-19-18 setae. Unguiculus present.

References

- Fjellberg, A. (2007). The Collembola of Fennoscandia and Denmark. Part II: Entomobryomorpha and Symphypleona. Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica, 42: 1-216.

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Specimen Contact
MAF Plant Health & Environment Laboratory
Author
MAF Plant Health & Environment Laboratory
Created
12/09/2011 02:13 AEST
Last Updated
09/04/2014 22:28 AEST
Citation
MAF Plant Health & Environment Laboratory (2011) Elongate-bodied Springtail (Hypogastrura sp.) Updated on 4/9/2014 10:28:00 PM Available online: PaDIL - http://www.padil.gov.au.
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