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Crustacean discovered by Mardon (#10110)

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Sighting Info

Observed: June 14, 2018 @ 3:00 PM
Posted on: June 16, 2018 @ 2:25 PM (diff: 2 days)
Comments:
Found in a water sample taken using a plastic jar dipped into the water/vegetation near the shore of a small pond. The organism was underwater and swimming while I took the photos. There is a second 0.5 mm long, transparent organism with a red interior that also appears in one of the photo. That is probably a male copepod.

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By Elijah on 6/18/2018 2:20:50 PM

Amazing sightings! 

By Mardon on 6/18/2018 7:23:51 PM

Thanks Elijah. I also find these small arthropods amazing every time I photograph one of them. 

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