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Lethocerinae

Insecta - Hemiptera - Belostomatidae

Taxonomy
Lethocerinae was named by Lauck and Menke (1961). It is extant. Its type is Lethocerus.

It was assigned to Belostomatidae by Popov (1971), Nel and Paicheler (1992), Popov (1992) and Ribeiro et al. (2018).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1961Lethocerinae Lauck and Menke
1971Lethocerinae Popov p. 109
1992Lethocerinae Nel and Paicheler p. 161
1992Lethocerinae Popov p. 13
2018Lethocerinae Ribeiro et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Clareocercaria
Acercaria()
superorderPancondylognatha
Condylognatha
orderHemiptera
suborderHeteropteraLatreille 1810
infraorderNepomorpha
superfamilyNepoidea
familyBelostomatidaeLeach 1815
subfamilyLethocerinaeLauck and Menke 1961
subfamilyLethocerinaeLauck and Menke 1961

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available