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Merragata  Buchanan-White, 1877
Taxonomic Serial No.: 103983

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2018   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrˇpode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailÚs, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderHemiptera Linnaeus, 1758 – true bugs, hemipterans  
                                  SuborderHeteroptera Latreille, 1810 – true bugs, barbeiro, maria fedida, percevejo, heteropterans  
                                     InfraorderGerromorpha  – semiaquatic bugs, shore-inhabiting bugs  
                                        SuperfamilyHebroidea Amyot and Serville, 1843  
                                           FamilyHebridae Amyot and Serville, 1843 – velvet water bugs  
                                              SubfamilyHebrinae Amyot and Serville, 1843  
                                                 GenusMerragata Buchanan-White, 1877  
    Direct Children:  
                                                    Species Merragata brunnea Drake, 1917  
                                                    Species Merragata hackeri Hungerford, 1934  
                                                    Species Merragata hebroides Buchanan-White, 1877  
                                                    Species Merragata pallescens Distant, 1909  
                                                    Species Merragata quieta Drake, 1952  
                                                    Species Merragata sessoris Drake and Harris, 1943  
                                                    Species Merragata truxali Porter, 1955  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Merragata   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Andersen, N. M°ller  
  Publication Date: 1981   
  Article/Chapter Title: Semiaquatic bugs: phylogeny and classification of the Hebridae (Heteroptera: Gerromorpha) with revisions of Timasius, Neotimasius and Hyrcanus   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Systematic Entomology, vol. 6, no. 4   
  Page(s): 377-412   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0307-6970   
  Reference for: Merragata   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Drake, Carl J., and Harold C. Chapman  
  Publication Date: 1958   
  Article/Chapter Title: New Neotropical Hebridae, including a catalogue of the American species (Hemiptera)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences, vol. 48, no. 10   
  Page(s): 317-326   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Merragata   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Henry, Thomas J., and Richard C. Froeschner, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1988   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Catalog of the Heteroptera, or True Bugs, of Canada and the Continental United States   
  Page(s): xix + 958   
  Publisher: E. J. Brill   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-916846-44-X   
  Reference for: Merragata   

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