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Species Belostoma flumineum

Giant Water Bug - Belostoma flumineum Giant Water Bug - Belostoma flumineum Belostoma - Belostoma flumineum water bug - Belostoma flumineum Bug - Belostoma flumineum Bug - Belostoma flumineum Water Boatman - Belostoma flumineum Aquatic Beetle - Belostoma flumineum
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 Belostomatidae (Giant Water Bugs)
Genus Belostoma
Species flumineum (Belostoma flumineum)
Range
across NA (PQ-MB-AZ-FL)(1)