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Pond skaters

Gerridae

Description:

Two pond skaters, also known as water bugs, water striders, magic bugs, skaters, skimmers, water scooters, water skaters, water skeeters, water skimmers, water skippers, water spiders, and Jesus bugs.

Habitat:

Mérida, Venezuela

Notes:

A large pond skater and its young in an Andean pond.

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2 Comments

YucefMerhi
YucefMerhi 10 years ago

Thank you, Karen!

KarenL
KarenL 10 years ago

Nice shot!

YucefMerhi
Spotted by
YucefMerhi

Mérida, Venezuela

Spotted on May 5, 2007
Submitted on Dec 1, 2011

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