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Dytsicid larva

Dytsicid larva
Lehigh Acres, Lee County, Florida, USA
August 30, 2021
Size: 2-3 mm
Dozens of these minute dytiscid larvae were found in a sample of psorophora larvae, and are quite voracious predators of the mosquito larvae. Also seen eating damselfly and dragonfly naiads.

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