Leptopodidae

Leptopodidae

[‚lep·tə′päd·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A tropical and subtropical family of hemipteran insects in the superfamily Leptopodoidea distinguished by the spiny body and appendages.
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The aquatic and subaquatic families, Saldidae and Leptopodidae.
Randall Toby Schuh for his outstanding contributions to the knowledge of the true bugs, and for his inestimable contributions to the Miridae and Leptopodidae of the world.
Randall Tobias Schuh in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the study of Miridae, Saldidae, and Leptopodidae of the world.