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Common Water Strider (pair)

Aquarius Remigis


Has an long-thin body with two short legs in front for grabbing prey and four long legs in middle and a proboscis for eating prey and the entire point of mid-height around its body is white.


Most of North America on the surface of at least 2'2m ponds for territorial reasons.


Feels the vibration on the surface of the water for bugs that fell in.

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California, USA

Spotted on Aug 21, 2015
Submitted on Aug 23, 2015

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