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Species Limnoporus dissortis

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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 Gerromorpha (Semiaquatic Bugs)
Superfamily Gerroidea
Family Gerridae (Water Striders)
Subfamily Gerrinae
Genus Limnoporus
Species dissortis (Limnoporus dissortis)
Explanation of Names
Limnoporus dissortis (Drake & Harris 1930)
Size
11.5-15.1 mm(1)
Identification
Best separated from other species by body size
Range
Most widespread of the genus; mainly east of the Rockies, seems to be absent in the west