Notonectoidea

Notonectoidea

[‚nōd·ə·nek′tȯid·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A superfamily of Hemiptera in the subdivision Hydrocorisae.
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Nepidae + Belostomatidae), see Schuh and Slater 1995:110] as sister group to the remaining Nepomorpha, and in having as the most derived clade the Notonectoidea [i.
From a cytogenetic point of view Nepomorpha may be regarded as containing five groups: Nepoidea, Ochteroidea, Naucoroidea, Corixoidea, and Notonectoidea.
The Corixoidea and two other superfamilies, Naucoroidea and Notonectoidea, present a pair of m chromosomes and show variable sex chromosome systems (XY, X0 and [X.