Out for a Stroll

I photographed some moss on a stump earlier today, and accidentally photographed some springtails out for a stroll.  I did not see them while I took the picture, only when I saw the photo on my computer screen.

I don’t know the species of either the moss or the springtails.

I photographed another type of moss in the mud along the ditch.

This moss seems to be Plagiomnium ciliare.  If any of you know better, let me know.

About the roused bear

Nature photographer from central Iowa.
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2 Responses to Out for a Stroll

  1. Bill & Dotty says:

    Send me a specimen. I will be glad to identify and or verify your mosses. Bill zales 15384 north ridge rd. Westfield IA 52062

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