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Belostoma  Latreille, 1807
Taxonomic Serial No.: 103684

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Zaitha Amyot and Serville, 1843
    Perthostoma Leidy, 1847
  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  
                                              SubfamilyBelostomatinae Leach, 1815  
                                                 GenusBelostoma Latreille, 1807  
    Direct Children:  
                                                    Species Belostoma amazonum Estévez and J. Polhemus, 2001  
                                                    Species Belostoma angustum Lauck, 1964  
                                                    Species Belostoma anurum (Herrich-Schaeffer, 1848)  
                                                    Species Belostoma asiaticum (Mayr, 1863)  
                                                    Species Belostoma aurivillianum (Montandon, 1899)  
                                                    Species Belostoma aztecum Lauck, 1959  
                                                    Species Belostoma bachmanni De Carlo, 1957  
                                                    Species Belostoma bakeri Montandon, 1913  
                                                    Species Belostoma bergi (Montandon, 1899)  
                                                    Species Belostoma bicavum Lauck, 1964  
                                                    Species Belostoma bifoveolatum Spinola, 1852  
                                                    Species Belostoma bordoni De Carlo, 1966  
                                                    Species Belostoma boscii Le Peletier and Serville, 1825  
                                                    Species Belostoma bosqi De Carlo, 1932  
                                                    Species Belostoma cachoeirinhensis Lanzer-de-Souza, 1996  
                                                    Species Belostoma candidulum Montandon, 1903  
                                                    Species Belostoma carajaensis Ribeiro and Estévez, 2009  
                                                    Species Belostoma columbiae Lauck, 1962  
                                                    Species Belostoma confusum Lauck, 1959  
                                                    Species Belostoma costalimai De Carlo, 1938  
                                                    Species Belostoma cummingsi De Carlo, 1935  
                                                    Species Belostoma dallasi De Carlo, 1930  
                                                    Species Belostoma dentatum (Mayr, 1863)  
                                                    Species Belostoma denticolle Montandon, 1903  
                                                    Species Belostoma dilatatum (Dufour, 1863)  
                                                    Species Belostoma discretum Montandon, 1903  
                                                    Species Belostoma doesburgi De Carlo, 1966  
                                                    Species Belostoma elegans (Mayr, 1871)  
                                                    Species Belostoma ellipticum Latreille, 1833  
                                                    Species Belostoma elongatum Montandon, 1908  
                                                    Species Belostoma estevezae Ribeiro and Alecrim, 2008  
                                                    Species Belostoma fittkaui De Carlo, 1966  
                                                    Species Belostoma flumineum Say, 1832  
                                                    Species Belostoma foveolatum (Mayr, 1863)  
                                                    Species Belostoma fusciventre (Dufour, 1863)  
                                                    Species Belostoma gestroi Montandon, 1900  
                                                    Species Belostoma guianae Lauck, 1962  
                                                    Species Belostoma harrisi Lauck, 1962  
                                                    Species Belostoma hirsutum Roback and Nieser, 1974  
                                                    Species Belostoma horvathi Montandon, 1903  
                                                    Species Belostoma husseyi De Carlo, 1960  
                                                    Species Belostoma lariversi De Carlo, 1960  
                                                    Species Belostoma lutarium (Stĺl, 1856)  
                                                    Species Belostoma machrisi De Carlo, 1962  
                                                    Species Belostoma malkini Lauck, 1962  
                                                    Species Belostoma martinezi De Carlo, 1957  
                                                    Species Belostoma martini (Montandon, 1899)  
                                                    Species Belostoma menkei De Carlo, 1960  
                                                    Species Belostoma micantulum (Stĺl, 1860)  
                                                    Species Belostoma minor (Palisot de Beauvois, 1820)  
                                                    Species Belostoma minusculum (Uhler, 1884)  
                                                    Species Belostoma nessimiani Ribeiro and Alecrim, 2008  
                                                    Species Belostoma nicaeum Estévez and J. Polhemus, 2007  
                                                    Species Belostoma noualhieri Montandon, 1903  
                                                    Species Belostoma orbiculatum Estévez and J. Polhemus, 2001  
                                                    Species Belostoma oxyurum (Dufour, 1863)  
                                                    Species Belostoma parvoculum Lauck, 1964  
                                                    Species Belostoma parvum Estévez and J. Polhemus, 2007  
                                                    Species Belostoma plebejum (Stĺl, 1860)  
                                                    Species Belostoma porteri De Carlo, 1942  
                                                    Species Belostoma pseudoguianae Roback and Nieser, 1974  
                                                    Species Belostoma pygmeum (Dufour, 1863)  
                                                    Species Belostoma retusum Estévez and J. Polhemus, 2001  
                                                    Species Belostoma ribeiroi De Carlo, 1933  
                                                    Species Belostoma sanctulum Montandon, 1903  
                                                    Species Belostoma saratogae Menke, 1958  
                                                    Species Belostoma sattleri De Carlo, 1966  
                                                    Species Belostoma sayagoi De Carlo, 1966  
                                                    Species Belostoma stollii (Amyot and Serville, 1843)  
                                                    Species Belostoma subspinosum (Palisot de Beauvois, 1820)  
                                                    Species Belostoma testaceopallidum Latreille, 1807  
                                                    Species Belostoma testaceum (Leidy, 1847)  
                                                    Species Belostoma thomasi Lauck, 1959  
                                                    Species Belostoma triangulum Lauck, 1964  
                                                    Species Belostoma uhleri Montandon, 1897  
                                                    Species Belostoma venezuelae Lauck, 1962  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Belostoma   
  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: Belostoma   

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