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Pondlife
A Pondskater in my pond
These guys look cute(ish) but they are efficient predators,
pouncing on others insects that fall into the water
Great fun to watch!
Habitat
Garden pond
Location
Suffolk
Date taken
July 2017
Scientific name
Gerris lacustris
Equipment used
Eos7Dmk2/ef100mmf2.8 macro
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A cracker of a closeup of this fabulous predator ... great work, Tony ... tfs ...
 
Whenever I see these insects on water surface I feel there is a plastic cover on water surface that they can run on it !
Superb closeup Tony , very well done , many TFS MF ;)

mo
 
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Crikey Tony - you've a super macro there, with such amazing detail.

Very well done laddie.
 

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Invertebrates
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