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Family Corixidae Leach 1815 (water boatman)

Insecta - Protostomia

PaleoDB taxon number: 71802

Invalid subtaxa: Corisa boryslavica Lomnicki 1894 [nomen dubium] (no. 286608), Corisa fasciolata Heer 1853 [nomen dubium] (no. 212512), Corisa glacialis Lomnicki 1894 [nomen dubium] (no. 286609), Corixa boryslavica Lomnicki 1894 [nomen dubium] (no. 326264), Corixa elegans von Schlechtendal 1894 [nomen dubium] (no. 279566), Corixa fasciolata Heer 1853 [nomen dubium] (no. 326263), Corixa glacialis Lomnicki 1894 [nomen dubium] (no. 326265), Corixa immersa Scudder 1890 [nomen dubium] (no. 208182), Corixa rhenana Statz 1950 [nomen dubium] (no. 288256), Corixa vanduzeei Scudder 1890 [nomen dubium] (no. 208181), Corixa vidua Statz 1950 [nomen dubium] (no. 288257)

Parent taxon: Corixoidea according to J. Szwedo 2018

Sister taxon: Shurabellidae

Subtaxa: Archaecorixinae, Corixinae, Corixonectinae, Corixopsis, Diapherininae, Diaprepocorinae, Linicorixa, Lufengnacta, Mesocorixa, Micronectinae, Ratiticorixa, Siculicorixa, Sigaretta, Taubarixa, Tauborixella, Tauborixiellopsis, Velocorixinae, Venacorixa, Vulcanicorixa

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Type: Corixa

Ecology: epifaunal grazer