Belostomatidae Leach, 1815
– electric light bugs, giant water bugs
Belostomatinae Leach, 1815
Belostoma Latreille, 1807
Belostoma bicavum Lauck, 1964
Lauck, David R.
A monograph of the genus Belostoma (Hemiptera) part III. B. triangulum, bergi, minor, bifoveolatum and flumineum groups
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Bulletin of the Chicago Academy of Sciences, vol. 11, no. 5
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