Taxon profile


water striders
Gerridae Leach, 1815

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Hemiptera - bugs »  superfamily Gerroidea

Other names

= pond skaters


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Included taxa

Number of records: 10

subfamily Charmatometrinae Andersen, 1975
subfamily Cylindrostethinae Matsuda, 1960
subfamily Eotrechinae Matsuda, 1960
subfamily Gerrinae Leach, 1815
subfamily Halobatinae Bianchi, 1896
subfamily Ptilomerinae Bianchi, 1896
subfamily Rhagadotarsinae Lundblad, 1933
subfamily Trepobatinae Matsuda, 1960
genus Halobatopsis Bianchi, 1896

Links and literature

CZ Hudec K., Kolibáč J., Laštůvka Z., Peňáz M. a kol. (2007): Příroda České republiky: průvodce faunou, Academia [as Gerridae]

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