suborder Heteroptera

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Related to suborder Heteroptera: Sternorrhyncha, Auchenorrhyncha, Pentatomomorpha
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Noun1.suborder 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
References in periodicals archive ?
Order Hemiptera, Suborder Heteroptera. Infraorders Nepomorpha, Gerromorpha, and Leptopodomorpha.
Sweet, "Justification for the Aradimorpha as an infraorder of the suborder Heteroptera (Hemiptera, Prosorrhyncha) with special reference to the pregenital abdominal structure," in Denisia 19, Zugleich Kataloge der OO, vol.
In this report, the authors investigated the water-dwelling water boatman, which belongs to the Corixidae family of the order Hemiptera, suborder Heteroptera.