Notonecta Linnaeus, 1758

Ghahari, Hassan, Moulet, Pierre, Ostovan, Hadi & Linnavuori, Rauno E., 2013, An annotated catalog of the Iranian Dipsocoromorpha, Enicocephalomorpha, Gerromorpha, Leptopodomorpha and Nepomorpha (Hemiptera: Heteroptera), Zootaxa 3641 (4), pp. 301-342: 334

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Notonecta Linnaeus, 1758
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Genus Notonecta Linnaeus, 1758 

Notonecta indica Linnaeus, 1771 

Notonecta indica Linnaeus, 1771: 534  (as new species); Notonecta americana Fabricius, 1775: 690  ; Notonecta variabilis  var. scutellaris Fieber, 1851: 477  ; Notonecta pallipes Lethierry, 1881: 13  ; Notonecta undulaae Uhler, 1884: 252  (not Say, 1832); Notonecta howardii Bueno, 1905: 151  .

Distribution in Iran. West Azarbaijan (Ahmadi et al. 2011).

General distribution. North America, Central America, northern South America, West Indies (Hungerford 1933).

Comments. N. indica  is an American species, and its presence in Iran is doubtful.