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Water Striders, Water Strider Pictures

Water bug standing on surface tension


Water bug standing on surface tension

Water bug standing on surface tension

Bug walking on water


Bug walking on water

Water strider walking on water


Water strider walking on water

Walking on water


Walking on water
Pictures of water striders (family Gerridae), which are predatory insects that use the surface tension of water to walk on the surface of ponds, marshes, and streams. The physical structure of their legs allows them to stand on the surface, rather than sinking in.