Helotrephidae

Helotrephidae

[‚he·lə′tref·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of true aquatic, tropical hemipteran insects in the subdivision Hydrocorisae.
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In the family Helotrephidae, the sister family to Pleidae, Papacek (2002, 2008) showed that the 1st gonapophysis is taxonomically informative at the genus level.
Morphology of the first gonapophysis and its importance for the classification of the Asian Helotrephidae (Heteroptera: Nepomorpha), p.