Maine Biota Project

Springtails of Mount Desert Island

(Kingdom Animalia, Phylum Arthropoda, Class Hexapoda, Order Collembola)

Springtails of Maine

Springtails of Mount Desert Island

Below is a working list of Mount Desert Island’s springtails.
Family Genus Species Authority Common Name Source (full citation given below this table)
Neanuridae Anurida maritima (Guérin-Méneville) seashore springtail Procter (1946, p. 36.)

Procter, William. 1946. Biological Survey of the Mount Desert Region, Part VII. Philadelphia: Wistar Institute.

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(updated 26 July 2020)