Water Measurers

Hydrometridae

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Hydrometridae is a family of semi-aquatic insects, known as marsh treaders or water measurers. They have a characteristic elongated head and body which makes them resemble a yardstick for measuring the water surface.

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  1. (c) Mick Talbot, some rights reserved (CC BY), https://www.flickr.com/photos/micks-wildlife-macros/2945794228/
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrometridae

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