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Photo#618003
Midge larva?

Midge larva?
Middlesex Fells, Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
March 3, 2012
Found this in a vernal pool that has stayed wet all winter. My wife tells me this is probably a midge larva, any help in confirming or narrowing that down would be great. Thanks!

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Midge larva? Midge larva?

Moved
Moved from Chironominae.

Moved
Moved from Midges.

Moved
Moved from Chironominae. Didn't see comment on second image.

Moved
Moved from Midges.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Probably Chironominae or Tanypodinae
Probably Chironominae or Tanypodinae