Gelastocoridae

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Gelastocoridae

[je‚la·stȯ′kȯr·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The toad bugs, a family of tropical and subtropical hemipteran insects in the subdivision Hydrocorisae.
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A toad bug, identified as Nerthra fuscipes (Guerin-Meneville) (Fig.
An exotic toad bug, Nerthra fuscipes (Guerin-Meneville), was found for the first time in the USA in the Tampa Bay area.