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Superfamily Gerroidea

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Hemiptera - True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies
Suborder Heteroptera - True Bugs
Infraorder Gerromorpha - Semiaquatic Bugs
Superfamily Gerroidea

Family Gerridae - Water Striders
Subfamily Gerrinae
Genus Aquarius
Species conformis - Aquarius conformis
Species nebularis - Aquarius nebularis
No Taxon remigis group
Species amplus - Aquarius amplus
Species remigis - Aquarius remigis
Species remigoides - Aquarius remigoides
Genus Gerris
Species alacris - Gerris alacris
Species argenticollis - Gerris argenticollis
Species buenoi - Gerris buenoi
Species comatus - Gerris comatus
Species gillettei - Gerris gillettei
Species incognitus - Gerris incognitus
Species incurvatus - Gerris incurvatus
Species insperatus - Gerris insperatus
Species marginatus - Gerris marginatus
Species pingreensis - Gerris pingreensis
Genus Limnogonus
Species recens - Limnogonus recens
Species franciscanus - Limnogonus franciscanus
Genus Limnoporus
Species canaliculatus - Limnoporus canaliculatus
Species dissortis - Limnoporus dissortis
Species notabilis - Limnoporus notabilis
Species rufoscutellatus - Limnoporus rufoscutellatus
Genus Neogerris
Species hesione - Neogerris hesione
No Taxon Gerrini nymphs
Subfamily Trepobatinae
Genus Metrobates
Species anomalus - Metrobates anomalus
Species artus - Metrobates artus
Species hesperius - Metrobates hesperius
Species trux - Metrobates trux
Genus Trepobates
Species becki - Trepobates becki
Species carri - Trepobates carri
Species floridensis - Trepobates floridensis
Species inermis - Trepobates inermis
Species knighti - Trepobates knighti
Species pictus - Trepobates pictus
Species subnitidus - Trepobates subnitidus
Species taylori - Trepobates taylori
Species trepidus - Trepobates trepidus
Genus Halobates
Species micans - Halobates micans
Species sericeus - Pacific Pelagic Water Strider
Genus Rheumatobates
Species clanis - Rheumatobates clanis
Species hungerfordi - Rheumatobates hungerfordi
Species minutus - Rheumatobates minutus
Species palosi - Rheumatobates palosi
Species rileyi - Rheumatobates rileyi
Species tenuipes - Rheumatobates tenuipes
Species trulliger - Rheumatobates trulliger
Species vegatus - Rheumatobates vegatus
Family Veliidae - Smaller Water Striders
Genus Husseyella
Species turmalis - Husseyella turmalis
Genus Microvelia
No Taxon subgenus Kirkaldya
Species americana - Microvelia americana
Species beameri - Microvelia beameri
Species californiensis - Microvelia californiensis
Species fasciculifera - Microvelia fasciculifera
Species gerhardi - Microvelia gerhardi
Species paludicola - Microvelia paludicola
Species torquata - Microvelia torquata
No Taxon subgenus Microvelia
Species albonotata - Microvelia albonotata
Species atrata - Microvelia atrata
Species austrina - Microvelia austrina
Species buenoi - Microvelia buenoi
Species cerifera - Microvelia cerifera
Species cubana - Microvelia cubana
Species fontinalis - Microvelia fontinalis
Species pulchella - Microvelia pulchella
Species signata - Microvelia signata
Genus Platyvelia
Species beameri - Platyvelia beameri
Species brachialis - Platyvelia brachialis
Species summersi - Platyvelia summersi
Genus Rhagovelia
Species becki - Rhagovelia becki
Species choreutes - Rhagovelia choreutes
Species distincta - Rhagovelia distincta
Species ignota - Rhagovelia ignota
Species knighti - Rhagovelia knighti
Species novahispaniae - Rhagovelia novahispaniae
Species obesa - Rhagovelia obesa
Species oriander - Rhagovelia oriander
Species plumbea - Rhagovelia plumbea
Species rivale - Rhagovelia rivale
Species torreyana - Rhagovelia torreyana
Species varipes - Rhagovelia varipes
Genus Steinovelia
Species stagnalis - Steinovelia stagnalis