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Distribution path and Subregions of Tunisia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - North Africa - Tunisia
Taxonomy for Heteroptera (True bugs) in Tunisia
Class
Tunisia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 320 families, 2067 genera, 4902 species
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Subclass
Tunisia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 318 families, 2063 genera, 4897 species
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Infraclass
Tunisia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 313 families, 2056 genera, 4889 species
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Superorder
Tunisia
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 68 families, 312 genera, 509 species
Tree
Order
Tunisia
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 53 families, 287 genera, 462 species
Tree
Suborder
Tunisia
Heteroptera (Latreille, 1810) (True bugs)
 24 families, 110 genera, 179 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
Tunisia
    Cimicomorpha (Leston & Al., 1954) (Thaumastocorid bugs)
     5 families, 48 genera, 97 species
Infraorder
Tunisia
    Leptopodomorpha (Popov, 1971) (Leptopodid bugs)
     2 families, 2 genera, 2 species
Infraorder
Tunisia
    Nepomorpha (Popov, 1971) (Aquatic bugs)
     3 families, 4 genera, 5 species
Infraorder
Tunisia
    Pentatomomorpha (Leston & Al., 1954)
     14 families, 56 genera, 75 species

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Family overview for Heteroptera (True bugs) in Tunisia
Alydidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 3 SpeciesBroad-headed bugs
Anthocoridae (Fieber, 1837) - 6 SpeciesMinute pirate bugs
Artheneidae (Stål, 1872) - 1 Species
Belostomatidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesFleas
Berytidae (Fieber, 1851) - 1 SpeciesStilt bugs
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 19 SpeciesSquash bugs
Corixidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesWater boatman
Cydnidae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesBurrower bugs
Cymidae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 2 Species
Geocoridae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 2 SpeciesBig-eyed Bugs
Leptopodidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesSpiny shore bugs
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 11 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Miridae (Hahn, 1831) - 20 SpeciesGrass bugs
Nabidae (Costa, 1852) - 2 SpeciesDamsel bugs
Nepidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesWater stick insects
Oxycarenidae (Stål, 1862) - 4 Species
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Pyrrhocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 2 SpeciesCotton stainers
Reduviidae (Latreille, 1807) - 5 SpeciesAssassin bugs
Rhopalidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 5 SpeciesScentless plant bugs
Rhyparochromidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 12 SpeciesSeed bugs
Saldidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesShore bugs
Scutelleridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesShield-backed bugs
Tingidae (Laporte, 1832) - 64 SpeciesLace bugs
24 Families with 179 Species in Tunisia
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Species overview - Checklist for Heteroptera in Tunisia
Species with ANext  
Acalypta musci ditata (Puton, 1879)Info
Acalypta nigrina (Fallen, 1807)Info
Acetropis carinata (Herrich-schaeffer, 1841)Info
Acompus laticeps (Ribaut, 1929)Info
Acrosternum millierei (Mulsant, 1866)Info
Aellopus atratus (Goeze, 1778)Info
Agramma atricapillum (Spinola, 1837)Info
Agramma confusum (Puton, 1879)Info
Agramma dubium (Horváth, 1905)Info
Agramma dubium imbecillum (Horváth, 1905)Info
Agramma melanoscele (Horváth, 1906)Info
Agramma nigrum (Fieber, 1844)Info
Ancyrosoma leucogrammes (Gmelin, 1789)Info
Anoplocerus luteus (Fieber, 1861)Info
Anthocoris nemoralis (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Appasus nepoides (Fabricius, 1803)Info
Apterola kuenckeli (Mulsant & Rey, 1866)Info
Arenocoris fallenii (Schilling, 1829)FallÚn┤s LeatherbugInfo
Arenocoris waltlii (Herrich-schäffer, 1835)Breckland LeatherbugInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Berytinus setipennis (Saunders, 1876)Info
Biskria lepida (Horváth, 1905)Info
Bobocris roseolus (Putshkov, 1974)Info
Brachycarenus tigrinus (Schilling, 1829)Info
Byrsinus fossor (Mulsant & Rey, 1866)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caenocoris nerii (Germar, 1847)Info
Camptopus lateralis (Germar, 1817)Info
Campylosteira dispar (Horváth, 1905)Info
Campylosteira perithrix (Puton, 1887)Info
Cantacader quadricornis (Lepeletier & Serville, 1828)Info
Canthophorus melanopterus (Herrich-schäffer, 1835)Info
Carpocoris fuscispinus (Boheman, 1851)Info
Carpocoris mediterraneus (Tamanini, 1958)Red shield bugSite
Catoplatus carthusianus (Herrich-schaeffer, 1838)Info
Catoplatus dilatatus (Jakovlev, 1880)Info
Catoplatus fabricii (Stål, 1868)Info
Catoplatus nigriceps (Horváth, 1905)Info
Catoplatus olivieri (Puton, 1873)Info
Centrocoris marmottani (Puton, 1887)Info
Centrocoris spiniger (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Centrocoris variegatus (Kolenati, 1845)Info
Closterotomus trivialis (A. Costa, 1853)Info
Codophila maculicollis (Dallas, 1851)Info
Codophila varia (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Conostethus venustus -> Bobocris roseolusInfo
Copium brevicorne -> Tarpeius brevicornisInfo
Copium intermedium -> Holhymenia intermediaInfo
Copium teucrii (Host, 1788)Info
Coranus aegyptius (Fabricius, 1773)Site
Coriomeris affinis (Herrich-schaeffer, 1853)Info
Coriomeris brevicornis (Lindberg, 1923)Info
Corizus hyoscyami (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Cosmopleurus fulvipes (Dallas, 1852)Info
Creontiades pallidus (Rambur, 1839)Info
Cymus gracilicornis (Vidal, 1950)Info
Cymus melanocephalus (Fieber, 1861)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Deraeocoris serenus (Douglas & Scott, 1868)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 nassata (Puton, 1874)Info
Dictyla putoni (Montandon, 1895)Info
Dictyla putoni pulla (Horváth, 1905)Info
Dictyla ruficeps (Horváth, 1905)Info
Dictyonota aethiops (Horváth, 1905)Info
Dictyonota albipennis (Bärensprung, 1858)Info
Dictyonota brevicornis (Ferrari, 1884)Info
Dictyonota phoenicea (Seidenstücker, 1963)Info
Dictyonota pulchella (Costa, 1863)Info
Dictyonota putonii (Stål, 1874)Info
Dictyonota sicardi (Puton, 1894)Info
Dictyonota tricornis -> Kalama tricornisInfo
Dieuches armatipes (Walker, 1872)Info
Dimorphocoris debilis (Reuter, 1880)Info
Dolycoris numidicus (Horváth, 1908)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elasmotropis testacea (Horváth, 1906)Info
Elasmotropis testacea egena (Puton, 1879)Info
Elatophilus crassicornis (Reuter, 1875)Info
Enoplops bos (Dohrn, 1860)Info
Enoplops scapha (Fabricius, 1794)Boat BugInfo
Enoplops ventralis -> Enoplops scaphaInfo
Eurydema ornata (Linnaeus, 1758)Ornate ShieldbugSite
Eurygaster austriaca (Schrank, 1776)Info
Euthetus humilis (Horváth, 1907)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Galeatus maculatus (Herrich-schaeffer, 1835)Info
Galeatus major (Puton, 1886)Info
Galeatus scrophicus (Saunders, 1876)Info
Geocoris lineola (Rambur, 1839)Info
Geocoris pubescens (Jakovlev, 1871)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hallodapus concolor (Reuter, 1890)Info
Haploprocta sulcicornis (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Holcocranum saturejae (Kolenati, 1845)Info
Holhymenia intermedia (Burmeister, 1835)Info
Horvathiolus gibbicollis (Costa, 1882)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kalama tricornis (Schrank, 1801)Gorse LacebugInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lasiacantha capucina (Germar, 1836)Info
Leptoglossus occidentalis (Heidemann, 1910)The leaf-footed bugInfo
Lethaeus lethierryi (Puton, 1869)Info
Loxocnemis dentator (Fabricius, 1803)Info
Lygaeosoma sardeum (Spinola, 1837)Info
Lygaeus equestris (L., 1758)Black-and-Red-bugSite
Lygus gemellatus (Herrich-schäffer, 1835)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrolophus melanotoma (A. Costa, 1853)Info
Macroscytus brunneus (Fabricius, 1803)Info
Macrotylus nigricornis (Fieber, 1864)Info
Magmara alfierii (Drake & Ruhoff, 1961)Info
Metopoplax ditomoides (Costa, 1843)Info
Micrelytra fossularum (Rossi, 1790)Info
Micronecta minuscula (Poisson, 1929)Info
Micronecta scholtzi (Fieber, 1860)Info
Monosteira minutula (Montandon, 1897)Info
Monosteira unicostata (Mulsant & Rey, 1852)Info
Montandoniola moraguesi (Puton, 1896)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nabis capsiformis (Germar, 1838)Pale damsel bugInfo
Nepa cinerea (Linnaeus, 1758)Water-scorpionInfo
Nezara viridula (Linnaeus, 1758)Southern Green ShieldbugSite
Nysius cymoides (Spinola, 1837)Info
Nysius ericae (Schilling, 1829)Info
Nysius graminicola (Kolenati, 1846)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Onchochila simplex (Herrich-schaeffer, 1830)Info
Orius albidipennis (Reuter, 1884)Info
Orius laevigatus (Fieber, 1860)Info
Orius niger (Wolff, 1811)Info
Oxycarenus hyalinipennis (Costa, 1843)Cotton pestInfo
Oxycarenus lavaterae (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Oxycarenus pallens (Herrich-schäffer, 1850)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Patapius spinosus (Rossi, 1790)Info
Peirates strepitans (Rambur, 1839)Info
Peirates stridulus (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Peritrechus gracilicornis (Puton, 1877)Info
Phyllomorpha laciniata (Villers, 1789)Golden egg bugInfo
Physatocheila costata smreczynskii (China, 1936)Info
Physatocheila delicatula (Horváth, 1903)Info
Physatocheila dumetorum (Herrich-schaeffer, 1838)Info
Phytocoris salsolae (Puton, 1874)Info
Platycranus pictus (Wagner, 1963)Info
Plinthisus longicollis (Fieber, 1861)Info
Plinthisus minutissimus ()Info
Plinthisus putoni (Horváth, 1876)Info
Ploiaria domestica (Scopoli, 1786)Info
Prionotylus brevicornis (Mulsant & Rey, 1852)Info
Prostemma guttula (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Psallus siculus (Reuter, 1875)Info
Pyrrhocoris apterus (Linnaeus, 1767)FirebugSite
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Reuterista instabilis (Fieber, 1861)Info
Rhopalus lepidus (Fieber, 1861)Info
Rhynocoris erythropus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Saldula pallipes (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Scantius aegyptius (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Scolopostethus decoratus (Hahn, 1833)Info
Sigara lateralis (Leach, 1817)Info
Spathocera stali (Puton, 1873)Info
Spilostethus pandurus (Scopoli, 1763)Site
Spilostethus saxatilis (Scopoli, 1763)Cretan Soldier BeetleSite
Stictopleurus pictus (Fieber, 1861)Info
Stictopleurus ribesi (Göllner-scheiding, 1975)Info
Systellonotus thymi (Signoret, 1859)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Taphropeltus contractus (Herrich-schaeffer, 1835)Info
Taphropeltus nervosus (Fieber, 1861)Info
Tarpeius brevicornis (Stål, 1865)Info
Taylorilygus apicalis (Fieber, 1861)Brokenbacked BugInfo
Tingis auriculata (Costa, 1847)Info
Tingis auriculata dauci (Horváth, 1905)Info
Tingis cardui (Linnaeus, 1758)Spear Thistle LacebugInfo
Tingis cardui cognata (Fieber, 1861)Info
Tingis elongata (Fieber, 1861)Info
Tingis geniculata (Fieber, 1844)Info
Tingis griseola (Puton, 1879)Info
Tingis laetabilis (Horváth, 1903)Info
Tingis lanigera (Puton, 1886)Info
Tingis liturata (Fieber, 1844)Info
Tingis marrubii (Vallot, 1829)Info
Tingis pilosa (Hummel, 1825)Info
Tingis reticulata (Herrich-schaeffer, 1835)Info
Tingis torpida (Horváth, 1902)Info
Tinicephalus rubiginosus (Fieber, 1861)Info
Trigonotylus ruficornis (Geoffroy In Fourcroy, 1785)Info
Trigonotylus tenuis (Reuter, 1895)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xanthochilus saturnius (Rossi, 1790)Mediterranean Seed BugInfo
179 Species in Heteroptera for Tunisia 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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