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Distribution path and Subregions of Europe (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe
Subregions: Alps, Central Europe (Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia), East Europe (Belarus, Ukraine), Malta, North Europe (Baltic region, British Isles, Fennoscandia, Germany, Iceland, Scandinavia), South Europe (Iberian Peninsula, Italy, Monaco, San Marino), Southeast Europe (Albania, Bulgaria, Greece, Moldova, Romania, Yugoslavia), Southwest Europe, West Europe (Austria, Benelux, Channel Islands, France, Liechtenstein, Pyrenees, Switzerland)
Taxonomy for Heteroptera (True bugs) in Europe
Class
Europe
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 1254 families, 21801 genera, 167213 species
Tree
Subclass
Europe
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 1231 families, 21605 genera, 166677 species
Tree
Infraclass
Europe
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 1065 families, 21038 genera, 165212 species
Tree
Superorder
Europe
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 263 families, 3466 genera, 15371 species
Tree
Order
Europe
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 199 families, 2976 genera, 13189 species
Tree
Suborder
Europe
Heteroptera (Latreille, 1810) (True bugs)
 77 families, 1190 genera, 4832 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
Europe
    Cimicomorpha (Leston & Al., 1954) (Thaumastocorid bugs)
     16 families, 552 genera, 2553 species
Infraorder
Europe
    Dipsocoromorpha (Miyamoto, 1961)
     3 families, 7 genera, 21 species
Infraorder
Europe
    Enicocephalomorpha (Stichel, 1955)
     1 family, 6 genera, 6 species
Infraorder
Europe
    Gerromorpha (Popov, 1971) (Shore-inhabiting bugs)
     7 families, 37 genera, 122 species
Infraorder
Europe
    Leptopodomorpha (Popov, 1971) (Leptopodid bugs)
     3 families, 19 genera, 86 species
Infraorder
Europe
    Nepomorpha (Popov, 1971) (Aquatic bugs)
     10 families, 75 genera, 270 species
Infraorder
Europe
    Pentatomomorpha (Leston & Al., 1954)
     35 families, 484 genera, 1764 species

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Family overview for Heteroptera (True bugs) in Europe
Acanthosomatidae (Signoret, 1864) - 17 SpeciesAcanthosomatids
Aepophilidae (Puton, 1879) - 1 Species
Alydidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 27 SpeciesBroad-headed bugs
Anthocoridae (Fieber, 1837) - 131 SpeciesMinute pirate bugs
Aphelocheiridae (Fieber, 1851) - 10 Species
Aphylidae (Bergroth, 1906) - 2 Species
Aradidae (Spinola, 1837) - 109 SpeciesFlat bugs
Artheneidae (Stål, 1872) - 10 Species
Belostomatidae (Leach, 1815) - 23 SpeciesFleas
Berytidae (Fieber, 1851) - 58 SpeciesStilt bugs
Cantacaderidae (Stal, 1873) -> Cantacaderinae - 0 Species
Catacanderidae -> Cantacaderinae - 0 Species
Ceratocombidae (Fieber, 1861) - 4 Species
Cimicidae (Latreille, 1802) - 19 SpeciesBed bugs
Colobathristidae (Stål, 1866) - 1 Species
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 213 SpeciesSquash bugs
Corixidae (Leach, 1815) - 156 SpeciesWater boatman
Cydnidae (Billberg, 1820) - 144 SpeciesBurrower bugs
Cymidae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 11 Species
Dinidoridae (Stål, 1867) - 8 Species
Dipsocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 15 SpeciesDipsocorids
Ebboidae (Perrichot, Nel, Guilbert & Neraudeau, 2006) - 1 Species
Enicocephalidae (Stål, 1860) - 6 SpeciesGnat bug
Gelastocoridae (Kirkaldy, 1897) - 4 SpeciesToad bugs
Geocoridae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 28 SpeciesBig-eyed Bugs
Gerridae (Leach, 1815) - 42 SpeciesWater spiders
Hebridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 14 SpeciesVelvet water bugs
Helotrephidae (Esaki & China, 1927) - 1 Species
Hermatobatidae (Coutière & Martin, 1901) - 1 Species
Hispanocaderidae (Golub, Popov & Arillo, 2012) - 1 Species
Hydrometridae (Billberg, 1820) - 12 SpeciesWater measures
Hyocephalidae (Bergroth, 1906) - 1 Species
Idiostolidae (Scudder, 1962) - 1 Species
Joppeicidae (Reuter, 1910) - 1 Species
Largidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 8 SpeciesBordered plant bugs
Leptopodidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 7 SpeciesSpiny shore bugs
Lestoniidae (China, 1955) - 1 Species
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 162 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Macroveliidae (Mckinstry, 1942) - 1 SpeciesMacroveliid shore bugs
Malcidae (Stål, 1865) - 1 Species
Medocostidae (Stys, 1967) - 2 Species
Mesoveliidae (Douglas & Scott, 1867) - 12 SpeciesWater treaders
Micronectidae (Jaczewski, 1924) - 0 Species
Microphysidae (Dohrn, 1859) - 36 SpeciesMicrophysids
Miridae (Hahn, 1831) - 1538 SpeciesGrass bugs
Nabidae (Costa, 1852) - 88 SpeciesDamsel bugs
Naucoridae (Leach, 1815) - 8 SpeciesCreeping water bugs
Nepidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesWater stick insects
Ninidae (Barber, 1956) - 1 Species
Notonectidae (Latreille, 1802) - 44 SpeciesGreater water boatman
Ochteridae (Kirkaldy, 1906) - 3 SpeciesVelvety shore bugs
Oxycarenidae (Stål, 1862) - 44 Species
Pachygronthidae (Stål, 1865) - 4 Species
Pachymeridiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 8 Species
Pachynomidae (Stål, 1873) - 2 Species
Parastrachiidae (Oshanin, 1922) - 0 Species
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 365 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Phloeidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 Species
Piesmatidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 26 SpeciesAsh-grey leaf bugs
Plataspidae (Dallas, 1851) -> Plataspididae - 1 Species
Plataspididae (Dallas, 1851) - 13 Species
Pleidae (Fieber, 1817) - 9 SpeciesPygmy backswimmers
Plokiophilidae (China, 1953) - 3 Species
Polyctenidae (Westwood, 1874) - 2 SpeciesBat bugs
Pyrrhocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 11 SpeciesCotton stainers
Reduviidae (Latreille, 1807) - 304 SpeciesAssassin bugs
Rhopalidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 62 SpeciesScentless plant bugs
Rhyparochromidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 336 SpeciesSeed bugs
Saldidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 78 SpeciesShore bugs
Schizopteridae (Reuter, 1891) - 2 SpeciesJumping ground bugs
Scutelleridae (Leach, 1815) - 75 SpeciesShield-backed bugs
Stenocephalidae (Dallas, 1852) - 0 SpeciesStenocephalid Bugs
Termitaphididae (Myers, 1924) - 4 SpeciesTermite bugs
Tessaratomidae (Stål, 1864) - 7 SpeciesTessaratomids
Thaumastellidae (Štys, 1864) - 1 Species
Thaumastocoridae (Kirkaldy, 1908) - 8 SpeciesRoyal palm bugs
Thyreocoridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 6 SpeciesBlack bugs
Tingidae (Laporte, 1832) - 416 SpeciesLace bugs
Urostylidae (Dallas, 1851) - 5 Species
Veliidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 40 SpeciesSmaller water striders
Velocipedidae (Bergroth, 1891) - 1 Species
81 Families with 4832 Species in Europe
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Species overview - Checklist for Heteroptera in Europe without family allocation
Liorrhyssus hyalinus ()Info
Neodicyphus rhododendri ()Info
2 Species in Heteroptera for Europe listed without family allocation
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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