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Lethocerus  Mayr, 1853
Taxonomic Serial No.: 103699

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Iliastus Gistel, 1847
    Amorgius Stål, 1866
    Lethocerus (Lethocerus) Mayr, 1853
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2018   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderHemiptera Linnaeus, 1758 – true bugs, hemipterans  
                                  SuborderHeteroptera Latreille, 1810 – true bugs, barbeiro, maria fedida, percevejo, heteropterans  
                                     InfraorderNepomorpha  – aquatic bugs, water bugs  
                                        SuperfamilyNepoidea Latreille, 1802  
                                           FamilyBelostomatidae Leach, 1815 – electric light bugs, giant water bugs  
                                              SubfamilyLethocerinae Lauck and Menke, 1961  
                                                 GenusLethocerus Mayr, 1853  
    Direct Children:  
                                                    Species Lethocerus americanus (Leidy, 1847) – giant water bug, léthocère 
                                                    Species Lethocerus angustipes (Mayr, 1871)  
                                                    Species Lethocerus annulipes (Herrich-Schaeffer, 1845)  
                                                    Species Lethocerus bruchi De Carlo, 1931  
                                                    Species Lethocerus camposi (Montandon, 1900)  
                                                    Species Lethocerus collossicus (Stål, 1855)  
                                                    Species Lethocerus cordofanus Mayr, 1853  
                                                    Species Lethocerus delpontei De Carlo, 1930  
                                                    Species Lethocerus dilatus Cummings, 1933  
                                                    Species Lethocerus distinctifemur Menke, 1960  
                                                    Species Lethocerus edentulus (Montandon, 1898)  
                                                    Species Lethocerus grandis (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                                    Species Lethocerus indicus (Le Peletier and Serville, 1825)  
                                                    Species Lethocerus insulanus (Montandon, 1898)  
                                                    Species Lethocerus jimenezasuai De Carlo, 1957  
                                                    Species Lethocerus maximus De Carlo, 1938  
                                                    Species Lethocerus mazzai De Carlo, 1961  
                                                    Species Lethocerus medius (Guérin-Méneville, 1857)  
                                                    Species Lethocerus melloleitaoi De Carlo, 1933  
                                                    Species Lethocerus oculatus (Montandon, 1896)  
                                                    Species Lethocerus patruelis (Stål, 1854)  
                                                    Species Lethocerus truxali Menke, 1959  
                                                    Species Lethocerus uhleri (Montandon, 1896)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Lethocerus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Henry, Thomas J., and Richard C. Froeschner, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1988   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Catalog of the Heteroptera, or True Bugs, of Canada and the Continental United States   
  Page(s): xix + 958   
  Publisher: E. J. Brill   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-916846-44-X   
  Reference for: Lethocerus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Pérez Goodwyn, Pablo J.  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title: Taxonomic revision of the subfamily Lethocerinae Lauck & Menke (Heteroptera: Belostomatidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde, ser. A (Biologie), no. 695   
  Page(s): 1-71   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0341-0145   
  Reference for: Lethocerus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ribeiro, José Ricardo Inacio  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Família Belostomatidae Leach, 1815 (Insecta: Hemiptera: Heteroptera): chave e catálogo de identificação para as espécies ocorrentes no estado do Rio de Janeiro, Brasil   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Arquivos do Museu Nacional, Rio de Janeiro, vol. 63, no. 2   
  Page(s): 247-262   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0365-4508   
  Reference for: Lethocerus   

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