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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Family Veliidae - Smaller Water Striders


Veliid Water bug, small Veliid veliid veliid Water Strider? Water Strider? veliid 2 veliid 1 Water Bug/Hemiptera Water Bug/Hemiptera Microvelia Microvelia Microvelia Microvelia americana? Water Treader nymph Veliidae congregations on water surface Spinning bugs Tiny Water Bugs Minute (< 1 mm) aquatic surface something.  A beetle?

water strider - Platyvelia brachialis Semiaquatic Bug? - Platyvelia brachialis Semiaquatic Bug? - Platyvelia brachialis