Specimen 252 - Possala Wang 1

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Location of collection: Site 1, Grassy area facing Collins Hill Road.

Date of collection: August 2012

H-value: 3.376

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Coding Sequence: N/A


Order Collembola



Characteristics:

- Internal Mouthparts

- 6 or less abdominal segments

- Most commonly seen tail-like appendage, furcula. Folded beneath body and used as a spring to jump from danger.

- Tracheal respiration system


Habitat:

- Normally found in leaf litter and other decaying material

- Found at Northeast Georgia, US in tall grasses, surrounded by tall trees on one side and facing an open road on the other side. There is a small stream nearby the site of collection.

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