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Crustacean - Triops

Crustacean - Triops
Willcox Playa, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
August 10, 2010
I always wanted to see these crustaceans that pop up in temporary pools, but I forgot name and don't know where to look up their story. In flat muddy water on sand flats, together with big golden tadpoles.

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Moved from ID Request.

Tadpole Shrimp (Notostraca)
Maybe something in/near Triops:


 
Yes, that was it!
Thanks Ken - frass the image?

 
Don't frass...
Inland crustaceans now have a place in the guide, and there is only one other Triops photo. Besides, it's a really cool picture.

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