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Distribution path and Subregions of Cameroon (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Central Africa - Cameroon
Taxonomy for Heteroptera (True bugs) in Cameroon
Class
Cameroon
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 359 families, 4161 genera, 14234 species
Tree
Subclass
Cameroon
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 357 families, 4157 genera, 14229 species
Tree
Infraclass
Cameroon
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 344 families, 4087 genera, 14034 species
Tree
Superorder
Cameroon
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 59 families, 305 genera, 572 species
Tree
Order
Cameroon
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 41 families, 278 genera, 531 species
Tree
Suborder
Cameroon
Heteroptera (Latreille, 1810) (True bugs)
 10 families, 34 genera, 56 species
Site
Tree
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Families121    worldwide
Genera7.388    worldwide
Species43.422    worldwide
Common namesTrue bugs, Bugs, Gerrids
German namesWanzen
Dutch namesWantsen
Finnish namesLuteet
Norwegian namesTeger
Swedish namesSkinnbaggar
Italian namesCimici
French namesHétéroptères, Punaises
AuthorLatreille, 1810
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

Antarctica (Antarctic Islands)


Ecozones:

Palaearctic (West Palaearctic, East Palaearctic)

Nearctic, Afrotropical, Neotropical, Indo-Australian region (Oriental, Malesia)


Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Permian, Ordovician, Carboniferous, Silurian, Devonian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (Pacific Islands)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic)

Indian Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesHeteroptera in bie.ala.org.au
Heteroptera in faunaeur.org
Heteroptera in itis.gov
Heteroptera in dyntaxa.se
Heteroptera in Wikipedia (English)
Infraorder
Cameroon
    Cimicomorpha (Leston & Al., 1954) (Thaumastocorid bugs)
     3 families, 19 genera, 34 species
Infraorder
Cameroon
    Nepomorpha (Popov, 1971) (Aquatic bugs)
     1 family, 4 genera, 11 species
Infraorder
Cameroon
    Pentatomomorpha (Leston & Al., 1954)
     6 families, 11 genera, 11 species

Family overview for Heteroptera (True bugs) in Cameroon
Belostomatidae (Leach, 1815) - 11 SpeciesFleas
Cimicidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBed bugs
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesSquash bugs
Cymidae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 1 Species
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 5 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Plataspididae (Dallas, 1851) - 1 Species
Reduviidae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesAssassin bugs
Rhyparochromidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesSeed bugs
Scutelleridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesShield-backed bugs
Tingidae (Laporte, 1832) - 32 SpeciesLace bugs
10 Families with 56 Species in Cameroon


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Species overview - Checklist for Heteroptera in Cameroon
Species with ANext  
Aframixia clymene (Linnavuori, 1977)Info
Agramma delicatulum (Rodrigues, 1981)Info
Agramma lineatum (Horváth, 1929)Info
Ammianus aeneas (Linnavuori, 1977)Info
Ammianus alberti tricarinatus (Schouteden, 1953)Info
Ammianus burgeoni (Schouteden, 1923)Info
Ammianus corticinus (Horváth, 1911)Info
Ammianus dilatatus (Guérin-méneville, 1831)Info
Ammianus distinctus (Rodrigues, 1981)Info
Ammianus ghesquierei (Schouteden, 1923)Info
Ammianus laminatus (Horváth, 1911)Info
Ammianus mayri (Haglund, 1895)Info
Ammianus spinosus (Schouteden, 1923)Info
Anoplocnemis curvipes (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Appasus ampliatus (Montandon, 1914)Info
Appasus grassei (Poisson, 1937)Info
Appasus nepoides (Fabricius, 1803)Info
Appasus procerus (Gerstaecker, 1873)Info
Arushia horvathi (Drake, 1951)Info
Aulacopeltus minor (Distant, 1903)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cantacader afzelii (Stål, 1873)Info
Cantacader tenuipes (Stål, 1865)Info
Cimex hemipterus (Fabricius, 1803)Tropical bed bugInfo
Clavigralla tomentosicollis (Stål, 1855)Spiny Brown BugInfo
Cochlochila bamendana (Rodrigues, 1982)Info
Compseuta ornatella (Stål, 1855)Info
Compseuta picta (Schouteden, 1923)Info
Coptosoma poecila (Dallas, 1851)Info
Cymodema tabidum longicorne (Linnavuori, 1978)Info
Cysteochila barombiana (Rodrigues, 1981)Info
Cysteochila impressa (Horváth, 1910)Info
Cysteochila poecilia (Drake & Ruhoff, 1961)Info
Cysteochila tarda (Drake, 1954)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dictyla comes (Drake, 1948)Info
Dictyonota pusana (Drake & Maa, 1955)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Graptostethus servus (Fabricius, 1787)Seed Eating BugInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hydrocyrius colombiae (Spinola, 1852)Info
Hydrocyrius nanus (Montandon, 1911)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kapiriella maynei (Schouteden, 1919)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lethocerus cordofanus -> Lethocerus niloticusInfo
Limnogeton expansum (Montandon, 1896)Info
Limnogeton fieberi (Mayr, 1853)Info
Limnogeton hedenborgi (Stål, 1854)Info
Limnogeton scutellatum (Mayr, 1863)Info
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Madrorgus anticus (Scudder, 1962)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Naochila boxiana (Drake, 1953)Info
Nesotingis vinsoni (Drake & Mamet, 1956)Info
Nysius steeleae (China, 1934)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paracopium antennatum (Schouteden, 1923)Info
Platymeris biguttata (Linnaeus, 1767)White-eyed Assassin BugInfo
Pylorgus nigritus (Scudder, 1962)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sinuessa subinermis (Horváth, 1910)Info
Sphaerocoris annulus (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Stigmatonotum geniculatum (Motschulsky, 1863)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tadelia tamarindi (Linnavuori, 1977)Info
Tingis nyogana (Drake, 1955)Info
56 Species in Heteroptera for Cameroon listed
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderParaneoptera
OrderHemiptera
Hemipterans, True bugs, Cicadas, Aphids, Hoppers, Allies, Bugs
SuborderHeteroptera
True bugs, Bugs, Gerrids
AuthorLatreille, 1810
 
Synonyms
Amphibicorizae
Geocorisae (Vervoort, 1949)
Geocorizae
Hydrocorizae

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