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What is this insect?

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Hello, do any of you know what this insect is? I am wondering if it is a mayfly larva. I found it in a rain barrel outside while looking for mosquito larvae.
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Yep, a mayfly nymph. The prominent gills on the abdomen distinguish them from other aquatic insects.
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