Louse??? No: Gnat Bugs or Unique-Headed Bugs

Leaf-litter denizens Bugman, I am stumped by this one. Hopefully you can provide an ident. I collected several of these guys from leaf-litter samples using a Berlese funnel . Along with the usual smattering of mites and springtails. They range in size around 1mm in length. Three tagma, three pair legs, possible sucking mouthparts (hypostome). … Read more