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Genus Curicta

waterscorpion nymph - Curicta scorpio waterscorpion pair - Curicta scorpio - male - female Curicta pronotata Curicta pronotata It came up from the depths, #1 - Curicta pronotata It came up from the Depths #2 - Curicta pronotata Curicta pronotata Curicta scorpio
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Heteroptera (True Bugs)
Infraorder Nepomorpha (Aquatic Bugs)
Superfamily Nepoidea
Family Nepidae (Waterscorpions)
Genus Curicta
Explanation of Names
Curicta Stål 1861
Numbers
2 spp. in our area(1), 15 in S. America(2)...
Range
so. US (LA-TX-AZ)(3)