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Common Water Strider - Gerris lacustris


Common Water Strider - Gerris lacustris
Common Water Strider - Gerris lacustris
Common Water Strider
Common Water Strider
Gerris lacustris - Common pond skater
Gerris lacustris - Common pond skater

Gerris (Gerris) lacustris
Common namesCommon water strider, Common pond skater, Common Pondskater
German namesGemeiner Wasserläufer, Wasserläufer
Danish namesAlmindelig skøjteløber
Finnish namesJuovavesimittari, Järvimittari
Norwegian namesLiten vannløper
Swedish namesAllmän skräddare
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1767
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain (England (English Midlands (East Midlands (Leicestershire))))), Ireland), Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Denmark), Fennoscandia (Finland), Baltic region (Baltic States (Estonia, Lithuania))), West Europe (Austria, France (South France (Corsica)), Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg), Liechtenstein), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily, Sardinia), North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Portugal)), Central Europe (Poland, Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia), Slovakia), East Europe (Ukraine), Southeast Europe (Yugoslavia (Croatia))
Asia
Far East (East Asia (Japan)), North Asia
Russia
Siberia
Africa


CountriesAustria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Slovakia, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom
Links and ReferencesGerris lacustris in faunaeur.org
Gerris lacustris in itis.gov
Gerris lacustris in dyntaxa.se
Gerris lacustris in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Common Water Strider - Gerris lacustris
2. Common Water Strider
3. Gerris lacustris - Common pond skater
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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
InfraorderGerromorpha
Shore-inhabiting bugs, Semiaquatic bugs, Semi-aquatic Bugs
SuperfamilyGerroidea
FamilyGerridae
Water spiders, Water skippers, Water skimmers, Water skeeters, Water skaters, Jesus bugs, Water scooters, Skimmers, Skaters, Pond skaters, Magic bugs, Water bugs, Water striders, Pondskaters
SubfamilyGerrinae
TribeGerrini
GenusGerris
SubgenusGerris
Specieslacustris
Gerris lacustris
Common water strider, Common pond skater, Common Pondskater
AuthorLinnaeus, 1767
 
Synonyms
Cimex lacustris
Gerris lateralis subsp.
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