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Animals Living in Freshwater

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Dragonflies

Dragonflies

Water Hoglouse

Water Hoglouse

Caddis Fly - caseless

Caddis Fly - caseless

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Caddis Fly - cased

Midge Chironomus

Midge Chironomus

Lesser Waterboatman

Lesser Waterboatman

Damselflies

Damselflies

Water Flea

Water Flea

Dipper

Dipper

Diving Beetle

Diving Beetle

Elmid Beetle

Elmid Beetle

Flatworms

Flatworms

Frog

Frog

Shrimp

Shrimp

Heron

Heron

Lamprey

Lamprey

Leech

Leech

Pond Snails

Pond Snails

Ducks

Ducks

Mayflies

Mayflies

Millers Thumb

Millers Thumb

Water Scorpion

Water Scorpion

Greater Waterboatman

Greater Waterboatman

Midge_Phantom

Midge Phantom

Pond skater

Pond skater

Spire snail

Spire snail

River limpet

River limpet

Screech Beetle

Screech Beetle

Alder Fly

Alder Fly

Midge Black Fly

Midge Black Fly

Theodoxus Snail

Theodoxus Snail

Orb Shells

Orb Shells

Stickleback

Stickleback

Stoneflies

Stoneflies

Stone Loach

Stone Loach

Mussels

Mussels

Horse Flies

Horse Flies

Trout

Trout

Water spider

Water spider

Worms

Worms

Amoeba

Amoeba

Fish Louse

Fish Louse

Crayfish

Crayfish

Euglena

Euglena

Flukes

Flukes

Horsehair worm

Horsehair worm

Hydra

Hydra

China-mark Moth

China-mark Moth

Palmate newt

Palmate newt

Water measurer

Water measurer

Coot

Mute Swan

Great Crested Grebe

Moorhen

Pike

Mosquitoes

Raft Spider


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