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Mayfly nymph discovered by Tclenche (#9512)

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Observed: July 14, 2017 @ 2:45 PM
Posted on: July 16, 2017 @ 3:11 PM (diff: 2 days)
Comments:
this is the exuvium, (moulted exoskeleton) of a mayfly nymph. I have a feeling it is Mayfly Nymphs that I see the Loons eating a lot in this pond. I honestly have never see a mayfly in the air over this pond, or any pond in my area, but I guess they must exist here.

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