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Pygmy backswimmer

This is a view from above the water surface at the under side of a Pygmy backswimmer. Just like the Backswimmer it is suspended upside down under the surface to replenish its air supply.

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All pictures on this site have been made by G.H. Visser (Almelo, Holland), unless otherwise mentioned. All rights remain with him. These photo's may not be used for other then strictly private uses. In case you want to use them for purposes including third parties, you MUST request permission, by e-mailing the author. I encourage especially those wanting to use the pictures for nature-expositions or other educative targets.
© G.H. Visser 10-11-2008
rev. 08-03-2010

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