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Aquatic Locusts?

Moderator, Rathole Alert!

> included a segment on African locusts.  They spend about four weeks in a 
> larval stage in some of the larger lakes before a couple day life span as 
> fliers.  When they do emerge from the water, the numbers are incredible.  

I thought locust were a kind of grasshopper, and laid their eggs in
moist sand, which then hatched into imagos ie they do _not_ have a
larval stage. Mebbe I'm wrong.....


> Dennis