Native SpeciesDamselfly larva

Odonata (order)
FOUND by 34bYellowTeam
2015-06-02
Wells Maine
ID Confirmed
Quality checked by 34byellow
Peer reviewed by Mr I
Field Notes
The pond is so dried up compared to the last we saw it.
A sketch of our study site.
Supporting Evidence
Photo of my evidence.
The evidence we have to confirm the bug is a damselfly. The most obvious is the three tails that are really gills that they breathe with.
Species Observation: Species Looked For
Did you find it?: 
I think I found it
Scientific name:
Odonata (order)
Common name:
Damselfly larva
Sampling method: 
Just looking around
Net
Photo of our sampling method.
Place Studied
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Latitude: 
N 43.319705 °
Longitude: 
W -70.594815 °
Observation Site Information
A photo of our study site.
Habitat: 
Freshwater - In a developed area
Trip Information
Name:
WES Vernal Pool May 2015
Trip date: 
Tue, 2015-06-02 09:34
Town or city: 
Wells Maine
Type of investigation: 
Species Survey
Ecosystem: 
Freshwater
Watershed: 
Piscataqua
MIDAS Code: 

Comments

That is so cool! 3 tails! The 3 tails are gills! Its the coolest pet ever you know would make this animal even better if it had glitter on it!

Great find! Awesome life cycle diagram too.

Best,
Kansas

I agree with Mainer95, great diagram and photos! I've submitted your work for the Best of Vital Signs page.

Happy observing,
-MB