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Backswimmers - Notonectidae (Family)


Backswimmers - Notonectidae
Backswimmers - Notonectidae

Genera20
Species308
Common namesGreater water boatman, Backswimmers, Backswimers, Water Boatman
German namesRückenschwimmer, Wasserbienen
Dutch namesBootsmannetjes
Danish namesRygsvømmere
Finnish namesMalluaiset, Isomalluaiset
Norwegian namesRyggsvømmere
Swedish namesRyggsimmare
French namesNotonectes, Abeilles d´eau
AuthorLatreille, 1802
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


Countries
Checklists
Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Botswana, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, East Timor, Ecuador, Estonia, Finland, France, Gambia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Haiti, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Lesotho, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Senegal, Slovakia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Turkey, USA, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesNotonectidae in bie.ala.org.au
Notonectidae in faunaeur.org
Notonectidae in itis.gov
Notonectidae in dyntaxa.se
Notonectidae in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Backswimmers - Notonectidae
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderParaneoptera
OrderHemiptera
Hemipterans, True bugs, Cicadas, Aphids, Hoppers, Allies, Bugs
SuborderHeteroptera
True bugs, Bugs, Gerrids
InfraorderNepomorpha
Aquatic bugs, True water bugs
SuperfamilyNotonectoidea
FamilyNotonectidae
Greater water boatman, Backswimmers, Backswimers, Water Boatman
AuthorLatreille, 1802
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Keywords
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