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What is this insect
Aug 26th, 2016 at 11:04am
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Found this in the swimming pool, only has 4 legs and pinchers at the front also long tail.
  

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Re: What is this insect
Reply #1 - Aug 26th, 2016 at 11:59am
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Nepa Cinerea.
Water scorpion.
Eats tadpoles, insects, very small fish etc.
  
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Reply #2 - Aug 26th, 2016 at 12:08pm
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Thanks for the replies, seems like the water scorpion,just looked it up on the net.
  
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Reply #3 - Aug 27th, 2016 at 9:19am
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Ritaratbag wrote on Aug 26th, 2016 at 11:59am:
Nepa Cinerea.
Water scorpion.
Eats tadpoles, insects, very small fish etc.

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