water boatman

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Synonyms for water boatman

carnivorous aquatic bug having paddle-like hind legs

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The water boatman can swim freely and breathe in water.
Scientists have discovered that the water boatman, also known as
Young Lesser water boatman stares straight at me, one long pair of
For instance, water boatman bugs can live in low-oxygen water, but stonefly larvae need plenty of oxygen.
Castara Beach managed a lone fourth place from five starts, but her sister Hill Hopper won four times, including the Group 3 Criterion Stakes, while half-brother Water Boatman was a Group 1 winner in Australia.