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Distribution path and Subregions of Lesotho (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Southern Africa - Lesotho
Taxonomy for Veliidae (Smaller water striders) in Lesotho
Class
Lesotho
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 202 families, 1016 genera, 2044 species
Tree
Subclass
Lesotho
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 200 families, 1013 genera, 2040 species
Tree
Infraclass
Lesotho
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 195 families, 1005 genera, 2027 species
Tree
Superorder
Lesotho
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 52 families, 202 genera, 444 species
Tree
Order
Lesotho
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 46 families, 192 genera, 430 species
Tree
Suborder
Lesotho
Heteroptera (Latreille, 1810) (True bugs)
 16 families, 76 genera, 211 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Lesotho
Gerromorpha (Popov, 1971) (Shore-inhabiting bugs)
 5 families, 6 genera, 8 species
Tree
Superfamily
Lesotho
Gerroidea (Leach, 1815)
 2 families, 3 genera, 4 species
Tree
Family
Lesotho
Veliidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) (Smaller water striders) - Systematics
 2 genera, 3 species
Site
Tree
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Genera63    worldwide
Species617    worldwide
Common namesSmaller water striders, Riffle bugs, Small water striders, Ripple bugs, Broad-shouldered water striders, Water Crickets
German namesBachwasserläufer, Bachläufer, Stoßwasserläufer
Dutch namesBeeklopers
Danish namesBækløbere
Finnish namesVetiäiset
Swedish namesVattenlöpare
AuthorAmyot & Serville, 1843
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


Countries
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Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Lesotho, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, Micronesia, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Panama, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, USA, United Kingdom, Venezuela, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesVeliidae in bie.ala.org.au
Veliidae in faunaeur.org
Veliidae in itis.gov
Veliidae in dyntaxa.se
Veliidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Veliidae in Lesotho
Microvelia alluaudi (Poisson, 1956)Info
Microvelia vilhenai (Hoberlandt, 1950)Info
Ocellovelia germari (Distant, 1904)Info
3 Species in Veliidae for Lesotho listed
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
InfraorderGerromorpha
Shore-inhabiting bugs, Semiaquatic bugs, Semi-aquatic Bugs
SuperfamilyGerroidea
FamilyVeliidae
Smaller water striders, Riffle bugs, Small water striders, Ripple bugs, Broad-shouldered water striders, Water Crickets
AuthorAmyot & Serville, 1843
 
Synonyms
Velidae

Keywords
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