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Distribution path and Subregions of Oceania (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania
Subregions: Australasia (Australia, New Guinea), Melanesia (Fiji, New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu), Micronesia (Caroline Islands, Guam, Mariana Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Wake Island), Polynesia (American Samoa, French Polynesia, Hawaii, New Zealand, Norfolk Island, Samoa)
Taxonomy for Heteroptera (True bugs) in Oceania
Class
Oceania
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 906 families, 22554 genera, 146142 species
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Subclass
Oceania
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 893 families, 22398 genera, 145849 species
Tree
Infraclass
Oceania
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 847 families, 22113 genera, 144652 species
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Superorder
Oceania
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 203 families, 3832 genera, 15924 species
Tree
Order
Oceania
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 151 families, 3270 genera, 13183 species
Tree
Suborder
Oceania
Heteroptera (Latreille, 1810) (True bugs)
 65 families, 1235 genera, 4273 species
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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
Oceania
    Cimicomorpha (Leston & Al., 1954) (Thaumastocorid bugs)
     8 families, 556 genera, 1905 species
Infraorder
Oceania
    Dipsocoromorpha (Miyamoto, 1961)
     3 families, 15 genera, 97 species
Infraorder
Oceania
    Enicocephalomorpha (Stichel, 1955)
     2 families, 12 genera, 18 species
Infraorder
Oceania
    Gerromorpha (Popov, 1971) (Shore-inhabiting bugs)
     6 families, 32 genera, 158 species
Infraorder
Oceania
    Leptopodomorpha (Popov, 1971) (Leptopodid bugs)
     3 families, 7 genera, 33 species
Infraorder
Oceania
    Nepomorpha (Popov, 1971) (Aquatic bugs)
     10 families, 33 genera, 158 species
Infraorder
Oceania
    Pentatomomorpha (Leston & Al., 1954)
     33 families, 580 genera, 1904 species

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Family overview for Heteroptera (True bugs) in Oceania
Acanthosomatidae (Signoret, 1864) - 55 SpeciesAcanthosomatids
Aenictopecheidae (Usinger, 1932) - 6 Species
Alydidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 20 SpeciesBroad-headed bugs
Anthocoridae (Fieber, 1837) - 68 SpeciesMinute pirate bugs
Aphelocheiridae (Fieber, 1851) - 1 Species
Aradidae (Spinola, 1837) - 201 SpeciesFlat bugs
Artheneidae (Stål, 1872) - 3 Species
Belostomatidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesFleas
Berytidae (Fieber, 1851) - 11 SpeciesStilt bugs
Ceratocombidae (Fieber, 1861) - 4 Species
Cimicidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesBed bugs
Colobathristidae (Stål, 1866) - 1 Species
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 159 SpeciesSquash bugs
Corixidae (Leach, 1815) - 52 SpeciesWater boatman
Cryptorhamphidae (Hamid, 1971) - 4 Species
Cydnidae (Billberg, 1820) - 114 SpeciesBurrower bugs
Cymidae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 22 Species
Dinidoridae (Stål, 1867) - 7 Species
Dipsocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 4 SpeciesDipsocorids
Enicocephalidae (Stål, 1860) - 12 SpeciesGnat bug
Gelastocoridae (Kirkaldy, 1897) - 25 SpeciesToad bugs
Geocoridae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 37 SpeciesBig-eyed Bugs
Gerridae (Leach, 1815) - 46 SpeciesWater spiders
Hebridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 8 SpeciesVelvet water bugs
Henicocoridae (Woodward, 1968) - 1 Species
Hermatobatidae (Coutière & Martin, 1901) - 3 Species
Heterogastridae (Stål, 1872) - 5 Species
Hydrometridae (Billberg, 1820) - 10 SpeciesWater measures
Hyocephalidae (Bergroth, 1906) - 3 Species
Idiostolidae (Scudder, 1962) - 3 Species
Largidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 27 SpeciesBordered plant bugs
Leptopodidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 3 SpeciesSpiny shore bugs
Lestoniidae (China, 1955) - 2 Species
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 351 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Meschiidae (Malipatil, 2014) - 3 Species
Mesoveliidae (Douglas & Scott, 1867) - 18 SpeciesWater treaders
Micronectidae (Jaczewski, 1924) - 4 Species
Miridae (Hahn, 1831) - 1013 SpeciesGrass bugs
Nabidae (Costa, 1852) - 60 SpeciesDamsel bugs
Naucoridae (Leach, 1815) - 10 SpeciesCreeping water bugs
Nepidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesWater stick insects
Ninidae (Barber, 1956) - 2 Species
Notonectidae (Latreille, 1802) - 52 SpeciesGreater water boatman
Ochteridae (Kirkaldy, 1906) - 2 SpeciesVelvety shore bugs
Omaniidae (Cobben, 1970) - 3 Species
Oxycarenidae (Stål, 1862) - 6 Species
Pachygronthidae (Stål, 1865) - 12 Species
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 441 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Piesmatidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 11 SpeciesAsh-grey leaf bugs
Plataspididae (Dallas, 1851) - 23 Species
Pleidae (Fieber, 1817) - 5 SpeciesPygmy backswimmers
Plokiophilidae (China, 1953) - 0 Species
Polyctenidae (Westwood, 1874) - 3 SpeciesBat bugs
Pyrrhocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 13 SpeciesCotton stainers
Reduviidae (Latreille, 1807) - 296 SpeciesAssassin bugs
Rhopalidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 10 SpeciesScentless plant bugs
Rhyparochromidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 256 SpeciesSeed bugs
Saldidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 27 SpeciesShore bugs
Schizopteridae (Reuter, 1891) - 89 SpeciesJumping ground bugs
Scutelleridae (Leach, 1815) - 38 SpeciesShield-backed bugs
Termitaphididae (Myers, 1924) - 1 SpeciesTermite bugs
Tessaratomidae (Stål, 1864) - 61 SpeciesTessaratomids
Thaumastocoridae (Kirkaldy, 1908) - 23 SpeciesRoyal palm bugs
Thyreocoridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesBlack bugs
Tingidae (Laporte, 1832) - 424 SpeciesLace bugs
Veliidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 73 SpeciesSmaller water striders
66 Families with 4280 Species in Oceania
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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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