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subgenus Paranecta

Backswimmer - Notonecta lunata Backswimmer - Notonecta indica Notonectid - Notonecta Backswimmer - Notonecta Backswimmer - Notonecta 9058292 Notonectid - Notonecta kirbyi Backswimmer (Notonecta)? - Notonecta Buenoa? - Notonecta indica
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 Notonectoidea
Family Notonectidae (Backswimmers)
Genus Notonecta
No Taxon subgenus Paranecta
Explanation of Names
Paranecta Hutchinson 1929
Numbers
11 spp. in our area