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The Freshwater Louse (Asellus aquaticus) is a species of crustacean found in Britain.

This species inhabits slow-moving and still waters in Britain, and i

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Freshwater Louse

s often abundant in ponds. This species is rather woodlouse-like in appearance, but has a flattened, segmented body, which is greenish with a dark stripe running down the centre.

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