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The Giant Water Bug and The Whirligig By: DeMarco and Chandler
Giant Water Bug
Habitat The giant water bug usually live in clear, slow-moving, fresh- water streams or ponds, preferring aquatic vegetation(See map).
Description The giant water bug is referred to as one of the biggest insects in both the U.S.A. and Canada. It can grow up to 4 inches long and is commonly mistaken for a cockroach or beetle.
Food Tadpoles Insects Small Fish Salamanders Frogs
Habitat The whirligig beetles live in ponds and streams and are found all over the world.
Description The whirligig beetles are small, black beetles that can grow to be 1/8 to 1 3/8 inches long.
Food Microorganisms Other insects(dead or alive)
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