Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Common backswimmer



The wind blew over our pool cover while we went away and we came back to find the water green and inhabited by all sorts of insects and thousands of mosquito larvae. Among them, this impressive Notonecta (not sure of the sub-spec. though) that looks like an Alien.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Spotted by

Lorraine, Tromelin Island

Spotted on Sep 7, 2014
Submitted on Sep 7, 2014


Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team