What is another word for water strider?

Pronunciation: [wˈɔːtə stɹˈa͡ɪdə] (IPA)

A water strider is a type of insect that can be found in ponds, lakes, and other bodies of water. Synonyms for this insect include pond skater, water skater, and water skeeter. These synonyms are all related to the unique ability of the water strider to glide on top of the water's surface. Other synonyms include water spider, water bug, and water skipper. Despite their small size, water striders are fascinating creatures that have adapted to living on the water's surface by using their long legs to distribute their weight and keep them from sinking. They are an important part of the food chain, providing a source of food for fish and other aquatic animals.

What are the hypernyms for Water strider?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    water skater, aquatic insect, aquatic bug, surface film skater.

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