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Haliplus flavicollis (Haliplidae), De Groene Heuvels, the Netherlands - 3.jpg
Haliplus flavicollis
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Haliplidae
Genus: Haliplus
Latreille, 1802

Haliplus is a genus of crawling water beetles in the family Haliplidae. There are at least 180 described species in Haliplus. They are found worldwide, except for Antarctica, living among algae and aquatic vegetation at edges of ponds, lakes, and streams. They range in size from 1.75 to 5 mm.[1][2]


These species are members of the genus Haliplus.[3]

Data sources: i = ITIS,[4] c = Catalogue of Life,[5] g = GBIF,[2] b = Bugguide.net[1]


  1. ^ a b "Haliplus Genus Information". BugGuide.net. Retrieved 2018-08-24.
  2. ^ a b "Haliplus". GBIF. Retrieved 2018-08-24.
  3. ^ "Haplidae species list". Joel Hallan's Biology Catalog. Texas A&M University. Retrieved 10 May 2012.
  4. ^ "Haliplus Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2018-08-24.
  5. ^ "Browse Haliplus". Catalogue of Life. Retrieved 2018-08-24.

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