Living on Springtails

Springtail

Springtail

Springtails are numerous in nature and can develop large populations in a small area. Springtails are a food for small amphibians such as frogs that live in the same moist environments as the springtails. Frog and toad enthusiasts find rearing springtails to be relatively cheap and easy. If conditions support a robust populations, plenty of live food can be generated for pets.

About jjneal

Jonathan Neal is an Associate Professor of Entomology at Purdue University and author of the textbook, Living With Insects (2010). This blog is a forum to communicate about the intersection of insects with people and policy. This is a personal blog. The opinions and materials posted here are those of the author and are in no way connected with those of my employer.
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