Gerris (Gerris) thoracicus Schummel, 1832

Taybi, Abdelkhaleq Fouzi, Mabrouki, Youness, Chavanon, Guy, Berrahou, Ali & Millán, Andrés, 2018, New data on the distribution of aquatic bugs (Hemiptera) from eastern Morocco with notes on chorology, Zootaxa 4459 (1), pp. 139-163: 143

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4459.1.6

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scientific name

Gerris (Gerris) thoracicus Schummel, 1832
status

 

Gerris (Gerris) thoracicus Schummel, 1832 

Material examined. Bassin Oujda, 26.0 2.16, 1 m.

Distribution. Palearctic species. This species is widely distributed in the northern part of Morocco (L’Mohdi 2016). In the Oriental Region, it was localized at Ain Benimathar spring ( Chavanon et al. 2004). We also found G. thoracicus  in an artificial pond (for protection from floods) located in the campus of Mohamed Premier University in Oujda ( Fig. 3 View Figure ).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Gerridae

Genus

Gerris