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Velocipedidae  Bergroth, 1891
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1054408

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Velocipedinae Bergroth, 1891
  Common Name(s): fast-footed bugs [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2017   

 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  
                                     InfraorderCimicomorpha  – thaumastocorid bugs  
                                           FamilyVelocipedidae Bergroth, 1891 – fast-footed bugs  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Genus Bloeteomedes van Doesburg, 1970  
                                              Genus Costomedes van Doesburg, 2004  
                                              Genus Scotomedes Stĺl, 1873  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Heteroptera hierarchy; the International Heteropterists' Society, website (version Jun 2017)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: The International Heteropterists' Society catalogue of Heteroptera is administered by Laurence Livermore and David Rider   
  Reference for: Velocipedidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Henry, Thomas J. / Foottit, Robert G., and Peter H. Adler, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2009   
  Article/Chapter Title: Chapter 10. Biodiversity of Heteroptera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Insect Biodiversity: Science and Society   
  Page(s): 223-263   
  Publisher: Blackwell Publishing (Wiley-Blackwell)   
  Publication Place: Chichester, West Sussex, United Kingdom   
  ISBN/ISSN: 9781405151429   
  Reference for: Velocipedidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): van Doesburg, P. H.  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: A taxonomic revision of the family Velocipedidae Bergroth, 1891 (Insecta: Heteroptera)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoologische Verhandelingen, vol. 347   
  Page(s): 5-110   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 90-73229-92-3, 0024-1652  
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Velocipedidae   

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