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Noun1.Gerridae - mojarras
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Perciformes, order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi - one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna
mojarra - small silvery schooling fishes with protrusible mouths found in warm coastal waters
genus Gerres, Gerres - type genus of the Gerreidae
Eucinostomus, genus Eucinostomus - a genus of Gerreidae
2.Gerridae - an arthropod family that includes water striders
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
pond-skater, water skater, water strider - long-legged bug that skims about on the surface of water
genus Gerris, Gerris - type genus of the Gerrididae
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Experts were on hand to identify the mini-beasts, which included sticklebacks, beetles, pondskaters and larvae, and provide more information on each of the species.
You will not only create a home for frogs, newts, dragonflies, beetles and pondskaters but also a drink and bath for birds and mammals.
They emptied their nets full of tadpoles, fish, dragonfly nymphs, pondskaters and beetles into observation jars while ticking them off on a list supplied by the rangers.