Native SpeciesDobsonfly larva

Megaloptera (order)
FOUND by gmsleech
2015-09-28
Gorham, Me
ID Confirmed
Quality checked by Bella, Gabby, Julia, and Natalie
Peer reviewed by donovan, brandon, gabe
Field Notes
We had weeds in our landscape we had a bigger advantage on finding organisms. There was a lot of drop offs so it was very hard to find a place to stay balanced.
A sketch of our study site.
Supporting Evidence
Photo of my evidence.
He has spikes all along his back.
Photo of my evidence.
He has pinchers called hooked mandibles.
Photo of my evidence.
He has a cool line pattern on his back.
Species Observation: Species Looked For
Did you find it?: 
I think I found it
Scientific name:
Megaloptera (order)
Common name:
Dobsonfly larva
Count of individuals: 
1-10
Coverage: 
Reproduction: 
How big is it?: 
2 - 5 cm
Is it male or female?: 
Sampling method: 
Net
Photo of our sampling method.
Place Studied
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Latitude: 
N 43.664230 °
Longitude: 
W -70.445284 °
Observation Site Information
A photo of our study site.
Habitat: 
Freshwater - In a pond or lake
Trip Information
Name:
Ram Pond
Trip date: 
Mon, 2015-09-28 12:07
Town or city: 
Gorham, Me
Type of investigation: 
Species and Habitat Survey
Ecosystem: 
Freshwater
Watershed: 
Presumpscot
MIDAS Code: 
6942
Habitat Observations
Species diversity: 
Evidence of vectors: 
Dirt road
Walking trail
People
Water temperature: 
pH: 
Dissolved oxygen: 
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