UW Photo Challenge

2016 Underwater Photo

Category: Macro - Third Place

Name: Maurizio_Pasi

Title: Ephemeroptera larvae


The immature mayflies nymph are aquatic. The may fly lifecycle is one of the most fascinating. The nymphs will spend various lengths of time, up to two years, foraging on the bottom before emerging as an adult fly which often live only for few days. Italy  Alpine river in Varese, Italy

Camera: eatOlympus 60mm + Subsea +10 diopter


Shutter: 1/100