Green Globular Springtail
|Class:||Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Springtails (Collembola)|
|Order:||Globular Springtails (Symphypleona)|
|Family:||Globular Springtail (Symphypleona)|
|Species:||Green Globular Springtail (Symphypleona sp ES02)|
General Species Information:
Found in the Adelaide Hills and possibly elsewhere
Not a true insect. They are small (we've measured under 2mm) and have 6 legs, 2 feelers & 2 eyes (made up of 8 ocelli). Look more like a spider with a distinct head and abdomen; unlike the other springtails.