Notonecta (Notonecta) maculata Fabricius, 1794

Berchi, Gavril Marius, 2013, Checklist and distribution of the family Notonectidae in Romania, with the first record of Notonecta maculata Fabricius, 1794 (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Nepomorpha), Zootaxa 3682 (1), pp. 121-132: 123-124

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Notonecta (Notonecta) maculata Fabricius, 1794
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Notonecta (Notonecta) maculata Fabricius, 1794 

Notonecta maculata  : this paper.

Material examined. Romania: Suceava county: Clit [brook], 47 ° 44 ' 41 ''N E 25 ° 51 '05''E, 446 m a.s.l., 31.vii. 2011, 533 4 ƤƤ.

Notes. New to the fauna of Romania. Several other species were collected among N. maculata  , such as Nepa cinerea Linnaeus, 1758  ( Nepidae  ), Sigara (Pseudovermicorixa) nigrolineata nigrolineata (Fieber, 1848)  ( Corixidae  ), N. glauca glauca Linnaeus, 1758  ( Notonectidae  ), Hydrometra stagnorum (Linnaeus, 1758)  ( Hydrometridae  ), Gerris lacustris (Linnaeus, 1758)  , and Limnoporus rufoscutellatus (Latreille, 1807)  (both Gerridae  ). Aspects of the hemelytral coloration pattern and the paramere are illustrated in Figs. 5View FIGURES 1 – 8 and 10View FIGURES 9 – 12.

Distribution. Southern and central Europe, Great Britain, Denmark, Sweden, northern Africa, Turkey, Israel, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq, Iran, and Pakistan ( Polhemus 1995; Protiċ 1998, 2011; Martín & López 2004; Kanyukova 2006; Soós et al. 2009; Fent et al. 2011). For Romanian distribution see Fig. 15View FIGURE 15.