Invasive Species Compendium

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Notonecta
(back swimmers)

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Notonecta (back swimmers)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 14 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Notonecta
  • Preferred Common Name
  • back swimmers
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Notonecta

Preferred Common Name

  • back swimmers

International Common Names

  • Spanish: garapitos
  • French: notonectides

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Rückenschwimmer-Arten; Wasserbienen-Arten
  • Italy: notonette

EPPO code

  • NOTNSP (Notonecta sp.)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Hemiptera
  •                         Family: Notonectidae
  •                             Genus: Notonecta

Natural enemy of

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SpeciesStages attackedCountries where known to occurReferences
Aristichthys nobilisFryAnonymous, 1980
Clarias gariepinusLarvalAdeyemo et al., 1997
Ctenopharyngodon idellaFryAnonymous, 1980
Piaractus brachypomusEgg/Fry/Larval