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Microvelia americana  (Uhler, 1884)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 103902

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                                     InfraorderGerromorpha  – semiaquatic bugs, shore-inhabiting bugs  
                                        SuperfamilyGerroidea Leach, 1815  
                                           FamilyVeliidae Amyot and Serville, 1843 – broad-shouldered water striders, ripple bugs, small water striders, riffle bugs, broad-shouldered bugs  
                                              SubfamilyMicroveliinae China and Usinger, 1949  
                                                 GenusMicrovelia Westwood, 1834  
                                                    SubgenusMicrovelia (Kirkaldya) Torre-Bueno, 1910  
                                                       SpeciesMicrovelia americana (Uhler, 1884)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Aquatic and Semi-aquatic Heteroptera (True Bugs) of Michigan, website (version 1 Jul 2016)  
  Acquired: 2016   
  Notes: Bright, Ethan. 2016. Aquatic and Semi-aquatic Heteroptera (True Bugs) of Michigan. Maintained at   
  Reference for: Microvelia americana   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Microvelia americana   
  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: Microvelia americana   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Stevens, Lawrence E., and John T. Polhemus  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: Biogeography Of aquatic and semiaquatic Heteroptera in the Grand Canyon ecoregion, wouthwestern USA   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Monographs of the Western North American Naturalist, vol. 4, no. 1   
  Page(s): 38-76   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1545-0228   
  Notes: DOI: 10.3398/1545-0228-4.1.38   
  Reference for: Microvelia americana   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Canada, Native  
    Continental US, Native  






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