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Phantom midge larva?

Observed: 13th April 2013 By: jw33
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

Found in still water in woodland.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Non-biting midge (Chironomidae) interacts

Comments

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Phantom midge

Could be - never seen the head end like this are they pupATING?

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Ah - just checked out a few

Ah - just checked out a few images online and that may be the answer. Thanks.

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Thanks, Inopinatus

Thanks, Inopinatus