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Gerris (water strider)
Insecta - Hemiptera - Gerridae
It was assigned to Ryngota by Fabricius (1794); to Hemiptera by Latreille (1796); to Ryngota by Fabricius (1798); to Cimicides by Latreille (1802); to Hydrometraedes by Theobald (1937); to Gerrini by Statz (1950); to Gerrinae by Nel and Paicheler (1993); and to Gerridae by Handlirsch (1910), Andersen (2000) and Wappler (2003).
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