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Distribution path and Subregions of Switzerland (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - West Europe - Switzerland
Taxonomy for Heteroptera (True bugs) in Switzerland
Class
Switzerland
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 425 families, 3845 genera, 12675 species
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Subclass
Switzerland
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 422 families, 3840 genera, 12668 species
Tree
Infraclass
Switzerland
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 404 families, 3792 genera, 12552 species
Tree
Superorder
Switzerland
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 82 families, 396 genera, 956 species
Tree
Order
Switzerland
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 61 families, 346 genera, 815 species
Tree
Suborder
Switzerland
Heteroptera (Latreille, 1810) (True bugs)
 28 families, 108 genera, 175 species
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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
Switzerland
    Cimicomorpha (Leston & Al., 1954) (Thaumastocorid bugs)
     5 families, 46 genera, 88 species
Infraorder
Switzerland
    Gerromorpha (Popov, 1971) (Shore-inhabiting bugs)
     5 families, 6 genera, 11 species
Infraorder
Switzerland
    Leptopodomorpha (Popov, 1971) (Leptopodid bugs)
     1 family, 3 genera, 4 species
Infraorder
Switzerland
    Nepomorpha (Popov, 1971) (Aquatic bugs)
     4 families, 10 genera, 17 species
Infraorder
Switzerland
    Pentatomomorpha (Leston & Al., 1954)
     13 families, 43 genera, 55 species

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Family overview for Heteroptera (True bugs) in Switzerland
Acanthosomatidae (Signoret, 1864) - 2 SpeciesAcanthosomatids
Alydidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 2 SpeciesBroad-headed bugs
Anthocoridae (Fieber, 1837) - 1 SpeciesMinute pirate bugs
Aradidae (Spinola, 1837) - 1 SpeciesFlat bugs
Artheneidae (Stål, 1872) - 1 Species
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesSquash bugs
Corixidae (Leach, 1815) - 12 SpeciesWater boatman
Cydnidae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesBurrower bugs
Gerridae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesWater spiders
Hebridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesVelvet water bugs
Hydrometridae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesWater measures
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 8 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Mesoveliidae (Douglas & Scott, 1867) - 2 SpeciesWater treaders
Miridae (Hahn, 1831) - 40 SpeciesGrass bugs
Nabidae (Costa, 1852) - 1 SpeciesDamsel bugs
Naucoridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesCreeping water bugs
Nepidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesWater stick insects
Notonectidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesGreater water boatman
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 19 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Plataspididae (Dallas, 1851) - 1 Species
Pyrrhocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 1 SpeciesCotton stainers
Reduviidae (Latreille, 1807) - 3 SpeciesAssassin bugs
Rhopalidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 3 SpeciesScentless plant bugs
Rhyparochromidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesSeed bugs
Saldidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 4 SpeciesShore bugs
Scutelleridae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesShield-backed bugs
Tingidae (Laporte, 1832) - 43 SpeciesLace bugs
Veliidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 2 SpeciesSmaller water striders
28 Families with 175 Species in Switzerland
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Species overview - Checklist for Heteroptera in Switzerland
Species with ANext  
Acalypta brunnea (Germar, 1836)Info
Acalypta carinata (Reuter, 1888)Info
Acalypta gracilis (Fieber, 1844)Info
Acalypta marginata (Wolff, 1804)Info
Acalypta musci (Schrank, 1781)Info
Acalypta musci ditata (Puton, 1879)Info
Acalypta nigrina (Fallen, 1807)Info
Acalypta parvula (Fallen, 1807)Info
Acalypta platycheila (Fieber, 1844)Info
Acalypta samara (Puton, 1887)Info
Acanthosoma haemorrhoidale (Linnaeus, 1758)Hawthorn shield bugSite
Aellopus atratus (Goeze, 1778)Info
Agnocoris rubicundus (Fallen, 1807)Info
Agramma femorale (Thomson, 1871)Info
Agramma laetum (Fallen, 1807)Info
Anthocoris pilosus (Jakovlev, 1877)Info
Apolygus spinolae (Meyer-dür, 1841)Info
Aradus cinnamomeus (Panzer, 1794)Pine Flat BugInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Callicorixa praeusta (Fieber, 1848)Info
Callicorixa producta (Reuter, 1880)Info
Calocoris detritus (Fieber, 1861)Info
Campylosteira verna (Fallen, 1826)Info
Canthophorus dubius (Scopoli, 1763)Info
Capsus ater -> Capsus tristisInfo
Capsus tristis (Scholtz, 1847)Info
Carpocoris purpureipennis (De Geer, 1773)Site
Catoplatus carthusianus (Herrich-schaeffer, 1838)Info
Catoplatus fabricii (Stål, 1868)Info
Catoplatus horvathi (Puton, 1879)Info
Cephalocoris pilosus (O. Heer, 1853)Info
Ceraleptus obtusus (Brullé, 1839)Info
Ceraleptus squalidus -> Ceraleptus obtususInfo
Chartoscirta elegantula (Fallen, 1807)Info
Chilacis typhae (Perris, 1857)Bulrush BugInfo
Chlorochroa juniperina (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Closterotomus fulvomaculatus (De Geer, 1773)Info
Copium clavicorne (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Copium clavicorne siculum (Tamanini, 1974)Info
Copium teucrii (Host, 1788)Info
Coptosoma scutellatum (Geoffroy, 1785)Info
Coreus marginatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Dock BugSite
Coriomeris denticulatus (Scopoli, 1764)Denticulate LeatherbugInfo
Corixa punctata (Illiger, 1807)Lesser water boatmanInfo
Corizus hyoscyami (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Corizus hyoscyami hyoscyami (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Corythaica costata (Gibson, 1919)Info
Cydnus aterrimus (Forster, 1771)Info
Cyllecoris histrionius (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Cymatia bonsdorffii (C. R. Sahlberg, 1819)Info
Cyphostethus tristriatus (Fieber, 1860)Juniper shield bugInfo
Cyrtorhinus caricis (Fallen, 1807)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Deraeocoris ater (Jakovlev, 1859)Info
Deraeocoris trifasciatus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Derephysia cristata (Panzer, 1806)Info
Derephysia foliacea (Fallen, 1807)Foliaceous Lace BugInfo
Dictyla convergens (Herrich-schaeffer, 1835)Info
Dictyla echii (Schrank, 1782)Info
Dictyla humuli (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Dictyla lupudi (Herrich-schaeffer, 1837)Info
Dictyonota fuliginosa (Costa, 1853)Info
Dictyonota strichnocera (Fieber, 1844)Gorse LacebugInfo
Dictyonota tricornis -> Kalama tricornisInfo
Dolycoris baccarum (Linnaeus, 1758)Sloe BugSite
Dyroderes umbraculatus (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Empicoris culiciformis (De Geer, 1773)Info
Eurydema dominulus (Scopoli, 1763)Scarlet ShieldbugInfo
Eurydema herbacea (Herrich-schaeffer, 1833)Info
Eurydema oleracea (Linnaeus, 1758)Brassica bugInfo
Eurydema ornata (Linnaeus, 1758)Ornate ShieldbugSite
Eurygaster maura (Linnaeus, 1758)Scarce Tortoise ShieldbugInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Galeatus spinifrons (Fallen, 1807)Info
Gerris argentatus (Schummel, 1832)Little PondskaterInfo
Gerris lacustris (Linnaeus, 1767)Common water striderSite
Gerris lateralis (Schummel, 1832)Info
Gerris paludum ()Info
Graphosoma lineatum (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Halyomorpha halys (Stål, 1855)Stink bugInfo
Hebrus ruficeps (Thomson, 1871)Sphagnum BugInfo
Hesperocorixa linnaei (Fieber, 1848)Info
Hesperocorixa sahlbergi (Fieber, 1848)Info
Holcostethus sphacelatus (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Horvathiolus superbus (Pollich, 1779)Info
Hydrometra stagnorum (Linnaeus, 1758)Water MeasurerInfo
Hypselonotus fulvus (De Geer, 1775)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ilyocoris cimicoides cimicoides (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kalama tricornis (Schrank, 1801)Gorse LacebugInfo
Kleidocerys resedae (Panzer, 1797)Birch Catkin BugSite
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lasiacantha capucina (Germar, 1836)Info
Leptoglossus occidentalis (Heidemann, 1910)The leaf-footed bugInfo
Leptopterna dolabrata (Linnaeus, 1758)Meadow plant bugInfo
Leptopterna ferrugata (Fallen, 1807)Info
Limnoporus rufoscutellatus (Latreille, 1807)Info
Lygaeus equestris (L., 1758)Black-and-Red-bugSite
Lygaeus venosus -> Hypselonotus fulvusInfo
Lygus pratensis (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Lygus punctatus (Zetterstedt, 1838)Info
Lygus rugulipennis (Poppius, 1911)European tarnished plant bugInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macroscytus brunneus (Fabricius, 1803)Info
Macrotylus quadrilineatus (Schrank, 1785)Info
Megalotomus junceus (Scopoli, 1761)Info
Megalotomus limbatus -> Megalotomus junceusInfo
Mesovelia furcata -> Mesovelia fuscataPondweed BugInfo
Mesovelia fuscata (Mulsant & Rey, 1852)Info
Micronecta griseola (Horváth, 1899)Info
Miris striatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Monalocoris filicis (Linnaeus, 1758)Bracken BugInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nabis brevis (Scholtz, 1847)Info
Neolygus contaminatus (Fallén, 1807)Info
Nepa cinerea (Linnaeus, 1758)Water-scorpionInfo
Nezara viridula (Linnaeus, 1758)Southern Green ShieldbugSite
Nithecus jacobaeae (Schilling, 1829)Info
Notonecta glauca (Linnaeus, 1758)Water BoatmanInfo
Notonecta lutea (Müller, 1776)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odontoscelis fuliginosa (Linnaeus, 1761)Greater-streaked ShieldbugInfo
Orthocephalus saltator (Hahn, 1835)Site
Orthops montanus (Schilling, 1837)Info
Orthotylus caprai (Wagner, 1955)Info
Orthotylus interpositus (Schmidt, 1938)Info
Orthotylus obscurus (Reuter, 1875)Info
Orthotylus virens (Fallen, 1807)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palomena prasina (Linnaeus, 1761)Green shield bugSite
Palomena viridissima (Poda, 1761)Info
Pentatoma rufipes (Linnaeus, 1758)Forest bugSite
Physatocheila costata (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Physatocheila dumetorum (Herrich-schaeffer, 1838)Info
Phytocoris formosus (Van Duzee, 1914)Info
Phytocoris intricatus (Flor, 1861)Info
Phytocoris reuteri -> Phytocoris formosusInfo
Pilophorus clavatus (Linnaeus, 1767)Nail LichenInfo
Plagiognathus arbustorum (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Plagiognathus chrysanthemi (Wolff, 1804)Trefoil plant bugInfo
Plectrocnemia brevis (R Mclachlan, 1871)Info
Plectrocnemia conspersa (J. Curtis, 1834)Info
Plectrocnemia geniculata (R Mclachlan, 1871)Info
Polymerus unifasciatus (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Psallus albicinctus (Kirschbaum, 1856)Info
Psallus salicis (Kirschbaum, 1856)Info
Pyrrhocoris apterus (Linnaeus, 1767)FirebugSite
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Ranatra linearis (Linnaeus, 1758)Water Stick InsectInfo
Rhacognathus punctatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Heather BugInfo
Rhaphigaster nebulosa (Poda, 1761)Mottled ShieldbugSite
Rhopalus maculatus (Fieber, 1837)Info
Rhynocoris annulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Rhynocoris iracundus (Poda, 1761)Red Assassin BugInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Salda bifasciata (Thomson, 1871)Info
Salda littoralis (C. Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Saldula saltatoria (C. Linnaeus, 1758)Common ShorebugInfo
Sehirus aeneus (Walker, 1867)Info
Sehirus luctuosus (Mulsant & Rey, 1866)Forget-me-not ShieldbugInfo
Sigara distincta (Fieber, 1848)Info
Sigara falleni (Fieber, 1848)Info
Sigara lateralis (Leach, 1817)Info
Sigara nigrolineata (Fieber, 1848)Info
Sigara striata (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Spilostethus pandurus (Scopoli, 1763)Site
Spilostethus saxatilis (Scopoli, 1763)Cretan Soldier BeetleSite
Staria lunata (Hahn, 1834)Info
Stenodema calcarata (Fallen, 1807)Info
Stenodema holsata (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Stephanitis pyri (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Stephanitis rhododendri (Horváth, 1905)Rhododendron lace bugInfo
Strongylocoris steganoides (Sahlberg, 1875)Info
Systellonotus triguttatus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tingis ajugarum (Frey-gessner, 1872)Info
Tingis cardui (Linnaeus, 1758)Spear Thistle LacebugInfo
Tingis crispata (Herrich-schaeffer, 1838)Info
Tingis grisea (Germar, 1835)Info
Tingis pilosa (Hummel, 1825)Info
Tingis reticulata (Herrich-schaeffer, 1835)Info
Tingis trichonota (Puton, 1874)Info
Tinicephalus hortulanus (Meyer-dr, 1843)Info
Trigonotylus caelestialium (Kirkaldy, 1902)Rice Leaf BugInfo
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Velia caprai (Tamanini, 1947)Water cricketInfo
Velia currens -> Velia capraiInfo
Species with ZBack  Top
Zicrona caerulea (Linnaeus, 1758)Blue ShieldbugInfo
175 Species in Heteroptera for Switzerland 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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