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Noun1.Heteroptera - true bugs
animal order - the order of animals
Hemiptera, order Hemiptera - plant bugs; bedbugs; some true bugs; also includes suborders Heteroptera (true bugs) and Homoptera (e.g., aphids, plant lice and cicadas)
heteropterous insect - true bugs: insects whose forewings are membranous but have leathery tips
family Nepidae, Nepidae - water scorpions
family Gerrididae, Gerrididae, family Gerridae, Gerridae - an arthropod family that includes water striders
family Reduviidae, Reduviidae - assassin bugs
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& RUNCK, C., 1989.- Substratum requirements for oviposition, seasonal egg densities, and conditions for egg eclosion in Ranatra montezuma (Heteroptera: Nepidae).
Due to a lapsus, this species was mistakenly credited to Poisson, 1951 in the checklist of Mauritius aquatic Heteroptera provided by D.
Morphology and evolution of waterscorpion male genitalia (Heteroptera: Nepidae).
The hemipterans have been classified into four major taxa (suborder): Heteroptera, Coleorrhyncha, Sternorrhyncha, and Auchenorrhyncha [2]; the latter are divided into Fulgoromorpha and Cicadomorpha [3].
Identification key to the principal families of Florida Heteroptera. Bulletin of the Florida Museum of Natural History 33: 495-535.
First report of the genus Systelloderes (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Enicocephalidae) in Guzmania multiflora (Bromeliaceae) in Colombia