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Family Gerridae - Water Striders

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The water-striders of Ontario (Heteroptera: Gerridae)
By Cheng L., Fernando C.H.
Royal Ontario Museum Life Sciences Miscellaneous Publications, 23 pp., 1970

The Gerridae or water striders of Oregon and Washington (Hemiptera: Heteroptera)
By Stonedahl G.M., Lattin J.D.
Oregon State U., Tech. Bull. 144, 36 pp., 1982

The Marine Insect Halobates (Heteroptera: Gerridae): Biology, Adaptations, Distribution, and Phylogeny
By Nils Moller Andersen & Lanna Cheng
Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review, 2004
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Phylogeny and taxonomy of water striders, genus Aquarius Schellenberg (...), with a new species from Australia
By Andersen N.M.
Steenstrupia 16: 37-81, 1990

Classification and phylogeny of the Holarctic water strider genus Limnoporus Stål (Hemiptera, Gerridae)
By Andersen N.M., Spence J.R.
Canadian J. Zool. 70: 753-785, 1992

A revision of the genus Trepobates Uhler (Hemiptera: Gerridae)
By Kittle, Paul D.
University of Arkansas, 1977
Kittle, Paul D. 1977. A revision of the genus Trepobates Uhler (Hemiptera: Gerridae). PhD dissertation, University of Arkansas. xii + 255 pp.

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Phylogeny of the water strider genus Rheumatobates
By K.P. Westlake, L. Rowe, and D.C. Currie
Systematic Entomology 25, 125-145, 2000

What do we know about the phylogeny of the semi-aquatic bugs (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Gerromorpha)?
By Damgaard J.
Entomologica Americana 118: 81-98, 2012
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