Gerris Fabricius 1794 (water strider)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Gerridae

Full reference: J. C. Fabricius. 1794. Entomologia Systematica Emendata et Aucta. Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species Adjectis Synonimis, Locis, Observationibus, Descriptionibus, Tomus IV 1-472

Parent taxon: Gerrinae according to A. Nel and J. C. Paicheler 1993

See also Andersen 2000, Fabricius 1794, Fabricius 1798, Handlirsch 1910, Latreille 1796, Latreille 1802, Statz 1950, Theobald 1937 and Wappler 2003

Sister taxa: Aquarius, Electrogerris, Limnoporus, Palaeogerris, Telmatrechus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (1: Washington collection)

• Oligocene of Germany (1)

• Eocene of Denmark (1), Germany (2)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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