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  1. Corixidae, family Corixidaenoun

    water bugs

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  1. Corixidae

    Corixidae is a family of aquatic insects in the order Hemiptera. They are found worldwide in virtually any freshwater habitat and a few species live in saline water. There are about 500 known species worldwide, in 55 genera, including the genus Sigara. Members of the Corixidae are commonly known as water boatmen, a term that is sometimes used in the United Kingdom for Notonecta glauca, an insect of a different family, Notonectidae. Corixa punctata is the "lesser water boatman".

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  1. corixidae

    Corixidae is a scientific term that refers to a family of aquatic insects also known as water boatmen. They are typically found in freshwater environments such as ponds, lakes, and streams. These insects are known for their distinctive swimming style which resembles rowing. They possess specialized, oar-like hind legs and have a flattened, boat-shaped body, hence the name 'water boatmen'. Corixidae constitute the largest family within the order Hemiptera.

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  1. Corixidae

    Corixidae is a family of aquatic insects in the order Hemiptera that inhabit ponds and slow moving streams, where they swim near the bottom. There are about 500 known species worldwide, in 33 genera, including the genus Sigara. Members of the Corixidae are known in the United States as water boatmen, a term that is sometimes used in the United Kingdom for Notonecta glauca, a bug of a different family, Notonectidae, and Corixa punctata is the "lesser water boatman".

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of corixidae in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of corixidae in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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