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Distribution path and Subregions of Kenya (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Kenya
Subregions: Nairobi
Taxonomy for Heteroptera (True bugs) in Kenya
Class
Kenya
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 431 families, 4959 genera, 16872 species
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Subclass
Kenya
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 427 families, 4950 genera, 16860 species
Tree
Infraclass
Kenya
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 411 families, 4881 genera, 16641 species
Tree
Superorder
Kenya
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 81 families, 363 genera, 669 species
Tree
Order
Kenya
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 54 families, 298 genera, 545 species
Tree
Suborder
Kenya
Heteroptera (Latreille, 1810) (True bugs)
 16 families, 67 genera, 107 species
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Show Info
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
Kenya
    Cimicomorpha (Leston & Al., 1954) (Thaumastocorid bugs)
     4 families, 33 genera, 56 species
Infraorder
Kenya
    Gerromorpha (Popov, 1971) (Shore-inhabiting bugs)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
Kenya
    Nepomorpha (Popov, 1971) (Aquatic bugs)
     2 families, 3 genera, 3 species
Infraorder
Kenya
    Pentatomomorpha (Leston & Al., 1954)
     9 families, 30 genera, 47 species

Family overview for Heteroptera (True bugs) in Kenya
Alydidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesBroad-headed bugs
Anthocoridae (Fieber, 1837) - 3 SpeciesMinute pirate bugs
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 27 SpeciesSquash bugs
Corixidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesWater boatman
Geocoridae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 1 SpeciesBig-eyed Bugs
Gerridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesWater spiders
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 7 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Miridae (Hahn, 1831) - 2 SpeciesGrass bugs
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Pleidae (Fieber, 1817) - 1 SpeciesPygmy backswimmers
Pyrrhocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 1 SpeciesCotton stainers
Reduviidae (Latreille, 1807) - 2 SpeciesAssassin bugs
Rhopalidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 3 SpeciesScentless plant bugs
Rhyparochromidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 2 SpeciesSeed bugs
Scutelleridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesShield-backed bugs
Tingidae (Laporte, 1832) - 49 SpeciesLace bugs
16 Families with 107 Species in Kenya


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Species overview - Checklist for Heteroptera in Kenya
Species with ANext  
Acanthocoris rudis (Blöte, 1935)Info
Aconchus urbanus (Horváth, 1905)Info
Acrorrhinium hebes ()Info
Agramma karisimbiense (Schouteden, 1953)Info
Agramma sociale (Drake, 1951)Info
Ammianus dilatatus (Guérin-méneville, 1831)Info
Ammianus junodi (Distant, 1904)Info
Ammianus laminatus (Horváth, 1911)Info
Ammianus mussolinii (Mancini, 1939)Info
Ammianus vanderijsti (Schouteden, 1923)Info
Anoplocnemis curvipes (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Anoplocnemis monacha (Stål, 1866)Info
Anoplocnemis serricollis (Bergroth, 1926)Info
Anoplocnemis vittiscutis (Bergroth, 1926)Info
Arushia connata (Drake, 1951)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Belenus thomasi (Drake, 1957)Info
Buchananiella continua (White, 1879)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cantacader afzelii (Stål, 1873)Info
Cantacader divisus (Bergroth, 1908)Info
Cantacader tener (Bergroth, 1894)Info
Choerommatus limosus (Linnavuori, 1978)Info
Clavigralla andersoni (Dolling, 1979)Info
Clavigralla curvipes (Stål, 1873)Info
Clavigralla leontjevi (Bergroth, 1908)Info
Clavigralla leroyi (Schouteden, 1938)Info
Clavigralla ruandana (Schouteden, 1957)Info
Cletus binotulatus (Stål, 1858)Info
Cletus ochraceus (Herrich-schaeffer, 1842)Info
Cletus pronus (Bergroth, 1914)Info
Cletus pusillus (Dallas, 1852)Info
Cochlochila kilimensis (Horváth, 1910)Info
Compseuta montandoni (Horváth, 1910)Info
Compseuta ornatella (Stål, 1855)Info
Cysteochila eumepes (Drake & Ruhoff, 1965)Info
Cysteochila natalensis (Stål, 1855)Info
Cysteochila tombeuri (Schouteden, 1923)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dictyla imparis (Drake, 1954)Info
Dictyla nassata (Puton, 1874)Info
Dictyla nodipennis (Horváth, 1910)Info
Dictyla poecilla (Drake & Hill, 1964)Info
Dictyla sjostedti (Horváth, 1910)Info
Dictyla uniseriata (Horváth, 1929)Info
Dieuches armatipes (Walker, 1872)Info
Dryadocoris apicalis (Herrich-schaeffer, 1842)Info
Dulinius kraussi (Drake, 1953)Info
Dysepicritus rufescens (Costa, 1847)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elasmopoda chione -> Elasmopoda ugandicaInfo
Elasmopoda gladius (Distant, 1900)Info
Elasmopoda ugandica (Kirkaldy, 1909)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Geocoris lineola (Rambur, 1839)Info
Gitava ugandana (Drake, 1942)Info
Graptostethus electus (Distant, 1918)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Habrochila africana (Drake, 1948)Info
Haedus pallens (Schouteden, 1953)Info
Halobates poseidon (Herring, 1961)Info
Horcinia varians (Stål, 1863)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kapiriella wechinai (Drake, 1957)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lasiacantha sideris (Drake, 1951)Info
Lasiacantha yebo (Schouteden, 1955)Info
Leptoglossus gonagra (Fabricius, 1775)Passionvine BugInfo
Leptoglossus membranaceus -> Leptoglossus gonagraInfo
Liorhyssus natalensis (Stål, 1855)Info
Lyctocoris campestris (Fabricius, 1794)Debris BugInfo
Lygaeus bettoni (Distant, 1901)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Melanotelus villosulus (Stål, 1855)Info
Mevanidea hystrix (Gerstaecker, 1873)Info
Micronecta scutellaris -> Sigara scutellarisInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Naochila miongavensis (Rodrigues, 1981)Info
Naochila naivashae (Drake, 1948)Info
Naochila natalana (Drake, 1954)Info
Nemausus sordidatus (Stål, 1858)Info
Nezara viridula (Linnaeus, 1758)Southern Green ShieldbugSite
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oncopeltus erebus (Distant, 1918)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachyphylegyas modigliani (Lethierry, 1888)Info
Paracopium insigne (Schouteden, 1955)Info
Paraplea puella (Barber, 1923)Info
Peliochrous globisternum (Linnavuori, 1978)Info
Peliochrous nigromaculatus (Stål, 1873)Info
Physatocheila thomasi (Drake, 1956)Info
Physatocheila weenenana (Drake, 1953)Info
Phytocoris hamudi ()Info
Piezodorus hybneri (Gmelin, 1790)Redbanded shield bugInfo
Piezodorus teretipes (Stål, 1865)Info
Platymeris rhadamanthus (Gerstaecker, 1873)Red spot assassin bugInfo
Plectropoda affinis (Distant, 1900)Info
Plectropoda bicolor (Haglund, 1895)Info
Plectropoda mesospila (Bergroth, 1926)Info
Plerochila horvathi (Schouteden, 1907)Info
Plerochila rutshurica (Schouteden, 1954)Info
Plesionoma drakei (Schouteden, 1965)Info
Prismatocerus trimaculatus (Distant, 1901)Info
Ptyctus discalis (Schouteden, 1938)Info
Pylorgus ferruginosus (Scudder, 1962)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Risbecocoris numidianus (Dolling, 1986)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sabestena africana (Drake, 1944)Info
Scantius forsteri (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Sigara scutellaris (Stål, 1858)Info
Sinalda thomasi (Drake, 1956)Info
Sinuessa nairobia (Drake, 1957)Info
Sinuessa subinermis (Horváth, 1910)Info
Sinuessa waelbroecki (Schouteden, 1905)Info
Sphaerocoris annulus (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Spilostethus pandurus (Scopoli, 1763)Site
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tingis maderensis (Reuter, 1890)Info
Tropistethus seminitens (Puton, 1889)Info
Species with UBack  Top
Urentius bifurcatus (Rodrigues, 1981)Info
Urentius hystricellus (Richter, 1869)Info
107 Species in Heteroptera for Kenya 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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