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Young Water scorpion 28-06-99
Nepa cinerea
(Syn. Nepa Rubra)
Water scorpion, larva

This larva is still young. It measures a 4.5 millimeters. These larva like to crawl away in the dirt in shallow water, so their grey color makes them almost invisible.


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