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frank smith
06-18-2002, 02:22 AM
does anyone out there know the name of an olive-colored scud with a gun metal bead?
please help

06-18-2002, 06:28 AM
Beadhead olive scud? :devil:

Just kidding! Welcome to the Forum.

06-18-2002, 01:54 PM
Could be the Olive Fresh water Scud(Gammarus lacilus) or the Tiny Olive Scud(Hyalella azteca) Found these in Aquatic Entomology book by W. Patrick McCafferty. These are 5-20 mm long