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Species Curicta pronotata

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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
Species pronotata (Curicta pronotata)
Explanation of Names
Curicta pronotata Kuitert 1949
Range
one of the rarest waterscorpion species in the US, known only from 3 canyons in Arizona
--This individual was found at the type locality in the Huachuca Mountains. --Eric Maxwell