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Small creature on the surface of a pond

Observed: 24th April 2013 By: grant burleighgrant burleigh’s reputation in Invertebratesgrant burleigh’s reputation in Invertebratesgrant burleigh’s reputation in Invertebratesgrant burleigh’s reputation in Invertebratesgrant burleigh’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Moving quite fast but not whirling.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

stevegregory's picture

Heteroptera?

Looks more like a Heteropterous Bug to me? But I can't do bugs to save my life, so will bow to superior knowledge.........

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Water bug

Thanks for the ID's. I had got locked into a possible parallel with whirligig beetles.