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Species Ranatra quadridentata

Water Scorpion (Ranatra sp.) - Ranatra quadridentata Water Scorpion (Ranatra sp.) - Ranatra quadridentata Unknown Ranatra (Hemiptera: Nepidae) - Ranatra quadridentata Ranatra quadridentata Aquatic insect - Ranatra quadridentata Ranatra quadridentata water hemipteran - Ranatra quadridentata water hemipteran - Ranatra quadridentata
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 Ranatra
Species quadridentata (Ranatra quadridentata)
Explanation of Names
Ranatra quadridentata Stål 1862
Remarks
Arizona's most common waterscorpion and the only one in this genus in southern Arizona.