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|Okeydokey01||April 29th, 2008, 5:34 am|
|Posts: 2||what do the water pennies eat?|
|Taxon||April 29th, 2008, 4:47 pm|
Site EditorPlano, TX
Water penny beetle larvae feed on periphyton, a complex mixture of algae, cyanobacteria, heterotrophic microbes, and detritus coating the rocks to which they attach themselves. The adults are not aquatic.