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Taxonomy for Heteroptera (True bugs)
Class
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 2680 families, 140885 genera, 1879502 species
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Subclass
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 2543 families, 136697 genera, 1874857 species
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Infraclass
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 2226 families, 134478 genera, 1856979 species
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Superorder
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 500 families, 20566 genera, 160848 species
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Order
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 376 families, 18531 genera, 139554 species
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Suborder
Heteroptera (Latreille, 1810) (True bugs)
 121 families, 7388 genera, 43422 species
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Families121
Genera7.388
Species43.422
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    Cimicomorpha (Leston & Al., 1954) (Thaumastocorid bugs)
     27 families, 3548 genera, 21369 species
Infraorder    Dipsocoromorpha (Miyamoto, 1961)
     5 families, 42 genera, 247 species
Infraorder    Enicocephalomorpha (Stichel, 1955)
     2 families, 63 genera, 348 species
Infraorder    Gerromorpha (Popov, 1971) (Shore-inhabiting bugs)
     10 families, 192 genera, 1493 species
Infraorder    Leptopodomorpha (Popov, 1971) (Leptopodid bugs)
     6 families, 53 genera, 394 species
Infraorder    Nepomorpha (Popov, 1971) (Aquatic bugs)
     12 families, 274 genera, 2350 species
Infraorder    Pentatomomorpha (Leston & Al., 1954)
     58 families, 3187 genera, 17181 species
Family    Pachymeridiidae (Handlirsch, 1906)
     24 genera, 37 species
Genus    Euthenestes - 1 species
Genus    Hepa (Geoffroy&, 1762) - 0 species
Genus    Liorrhyssus - 1 species
Genus    Neodicyphus - 1 species
Genus    Notonecia (Fabricius, 1798) - 0 species

Last pictures of Heteroptera (True bugs)
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Birch Catkin Bug - Kleidocerys resedae - Nymph
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Suche: Kleidocerys resedae - Nymphs
Kleidocerys resedae - Nymphs
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Suche: Kleidocerys resedae - Nymph
Kleidocerys resedae - Nymph
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Suche: Birch Catkin Bug - Larvae
Birch Catkin Bug - Larvae
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Suche: Damsel bug - Nabidae
Damsel bug - Nabidae
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Suche: Nabis rugosus
Nabis rugosus
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Suche: Common Damsel Bug
Common Damsel Bug
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Common Damsel Bug - Nabis rugosus
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Suche: Heterotoma planicornis
Heterotoma planicornis
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Suche: Heterotoma planicornis (Pallas, 1772)
Heterotoma planicornis (Pallas, 1772)
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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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