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Information, insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

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Family Gerridae - Water Striders

Water strider of some sort - Gerris 8016428 Gerridae Gerrid Water Strider - Aquarius remigis Water Strider - Aquarius remigis Unidentified Water Strider - Aquarius remigis mating water striders - Gerris - male - female Water Strider

Trepobates sp.? - Trepobates subnitidus Water Strider IMG_0167 - Trepobates subnitidus - female 8016657 Gerridae - Metrobates hesperius Small Water Striders - Trepobates subnitidus Found in the river. - Metrobates hesperius Water strider - Metrobates Water strider - Metrobates Water Strider

Halobates sericeus (Eschs.) - Halobates sericeus - male shore bug - Halobates micans

Rheumatobates - female Gerridae - Rheumatobates vegatus Gerridae ? - Rheumatobates rileyi Unknown Gerridae - Rheumatobates Unknown Gerridae - Rheumatobates Rheumatobates rileyi? - Rheumatobates - male Rheumatobates hungerfordi - male Rheumatobates hungerfordi - male