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Hypogastrura nivicola (snow flea)

Synonyms: Achorutes nivicolus; Hypogastrura diversiceps; Podura nivicola
Language: French

Wikipedia Abstract

Hypogastrura nivicola is a species of dark blue springtail. Its (US) English name is snow flea, but there are other insects also called by that name. They are often seen jumping about on the surface of snow on a warm winter day in North America.
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Prey / Diet

Armillaria mellea (Honey Fungus)[1]
Flavoparmelia caperata (flavoparmelia lichen)[1]
Leucobryum glaucum (leucobryum moss)[1]
Pleurotus ostreatus (Oyster Mushroom)[1]



External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1Study of Northern Virginia Ecology
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