» Order Diptera (True Flies)
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This is page 2 of underwater photos of Diptera. Visit the main Diptera page for:
- The behavior and habitat of Diptera.
- Studio pictures of 56 Diptera specimens.
9 Underwater Pictures of True Flies:
This isn't really an underwater picture, but a picture taken into my aquarium of midge larvae which lived in the silt I used for substrate. Each larva has a little tower of detritus (Detritus: Small, loose pieces of decaying organic matter underwater.)
built up along the bottom, while the bare larva waves around from the top.In this picture: True Fly Family Chironomidae (Midges).
Date AddedApr 3, 2007
CameraPENTAX Optio WPi