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Distribution path and Subregions of Saint Lucia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Caribbean - Caribbean islands - Antilles - Lesser Antilles - Saint Lucia
Taxonomy for Gerridae (Water spiders) in Saint Lucia
Class
Saint Lucia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 93 families, 244 genera, 341 species
Tree
Subclass
Saint Lucia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 93 families, 244 genera, 341 species
Tree
Infraclass
Saint Lucia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 89 families, 232 genera, 326 species
Tree
Superorder
Saint Lucia
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 23 families, 59 genera, 73 species
Tree
Order
Saint Lucia
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 20 families, 55 genera, 69 species
Tree
Suborder
Saint Lucia
Heteroptera (Latreille, 1810) (True bugs)
 4 families, 4 genera, 4 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Saint Lucia
Gerromorpha (Popov, 1971) (Shore-inhabiting bugs)
 1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Tree
Superfamily
Saint Lucia
Gerroidea (Leach, 1815)
 1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Tree
Family
Saint Lucia
Gerridae (Leach, 1815) (Water spiders) - Systematics
 1 genus, 1 species
Site
Tree
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Genera71    worldwide
Species553    worldwide
Common namesWater spiders, Water skippers, Water skimmers, Water skeeters, Water skaters, Jesus bugs, Water scooters, Skimmers, Skaters, Pond skaters, Magic bugs, Water bugs, Water striders, Pondskaters
German namesWasserläufer, Schneider, Wasserschneider
Dutch namesSchaatsenrijders
Danish namesSkøjteløbere
Finnish namesVesimittarit
Norwegian namesVannløpere
Swedish namesSkräddare
French namesGerridés
AuthorLeach, 1815
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Latvia, Lesotho, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mexico, Mongolia, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Saint Lucia, Seychelles, Slovakia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, USA, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesGerridae in bie.ala.org.au
Gerridae in faunaeur.org
Gerridae in itis.gov
Gerridae in dyntaxa.se
Gerridae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Gerridae in Saint Lucia
Limnogonus franciscanus (Stål, 1859)Info
1 Species in Gerridae for Saint Lucia listed
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
AuthorLeach, 1815

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