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I am doing a research on water boatman. I go through your web, I only find little information about it. Can you give me its habitat, its appearance, life cycles and communication between themselves and they defenses themselves?



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Find a good book in the library on insects, also on pond biology/ecology, as boatmen live in ponds and marshes. It should be easy to find.

J.Elliott


Try this web site:
http://www.dnr.state.il.us/ctap.ctaphome.htm
or http://www.dnr.state.il.us/nredu/nredpage.htm
this is the state of Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources homepage and somewhere on there is a page called "bugpage". They have pictures and characteristics of aquatic insects there. good luck

K. VanHoeck



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