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Genus Salda

true bug - Salda anthracina Salda provancheri Kelton & Lartin - Salda provancheri large shore bug - Salda lugubris Shore Bug - Salda lugubris Black Shore Bug - Salda lugubris 3013677 bug - Salda Salda - Salda lugubris 3014255 saldid - Salda lugubris
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 Leptopodomorpha
Family Saldidae (Shore Bugs)
Subfamily Saldinae
Tribe Saldini
Genus Salda
Explanation of Names
Salda Fabricius 1803
Numbers
8 spp. in NA(1), more in the Old World
Range
widespread(1)
Habitat
Beach zone -- freshwater, lentic (marshy meadows)(1)
Works Cited
1.Aquatic Insects of North America
R. W. Merritt, K. W. Cummins, M.B. Berg. 2008. Kendall/Hunt.