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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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The Heteroptera (Hemiptera) of North Dakota I: Pentatomorpha: Pentatomoidea.
The Chilean Heteroptera were mostly studied during the 19th Century with the foundational works of Spinola and Blanchard (1852), Signoret (1863), and Reed (1898-1901).
Keywords: Cucurbitaceae, black watermelon bug, Ecballium elaterium, Heteroptera, viruses.
Such morphs occur in several groups of Heteroptera, at least in Enicocephalidae, various families of Gerromorpha, Aradidae, Termitaphididae, Blissidae, and Coreidae: Agriopocorinae.
In this report, the authors investigated the water-dwelling water boatman, which belongs to the Corixidae family of the order Hemiptera, suborder Heteroptera.
We collected the following number of genera: 39 Coleoptera, 35 Diptera (excluding Chironomidae), 18 Ephemeroptera, 10 Heteroptera (aquatic Hemiptera), 16 Odonata, 16 Plecoptera, 29 Trichoptera, 13 Crustacea, and 8 Mollusca.
Hemiptera, Heteroptera, Insectos de Colombia, Dicysta, Vlga.