Veliidae


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Veliidae

[və′lī·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of the Hemiptera in the subdivision Amphibicorisae composed of small water striders which have short legs and a longitudinal groove between the eyes.
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+ + Chironominae + + Orthocladiinae + + Tanypodinae + + Empididae + + Diptera (pupa) + + Lepidoptera Crambidae Petrophila * + + Lepidoptera (pupa) * - + Heteroptera Mesoveliidae * + - Veliidae n.i.
Two new Rhagovelia (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Veliidae) from Costa Rica, with a key and new records from the country.
Taxones residentes Ordenes y familias de especies de insectos acuaticos encontrados: Coleoptera (larvas y adulto de; Curculionidae, Dytiscidae, Haliplidae, Hydrochidae, Hydrophilidae, Limnichidae, Luthrochidae y Noteridae), Ephemeroptera (larvas), Hemiptera (larvas y adultos de; Belostomatidae, Corixidae, Hebridae, Hydrometridae, Gerridae, Macroveliidae, Mesoveliidae, Naucoridae, Nepidae, Notonectidae, Veliidae), Megaloptera (larvas de Corydalidae), Plecoptera (larvas), Trichoptera (larvas) Odonata (larvas).
Un total de 18 especies son tratadas en este trabajo, de las cuales dos pertenecen al infraorden Nepomorpha: Corixidae: Heterocorixa y Notonectidae: Martarega; 16 pertenecen a Gerromorpha: de las cuales 12 pertenecen a la familia Gerridae: Metrobates, Tachygerris, Limnogonus (dos especies), Brachymetra, Neogerris, Potamobates, Trepobates (tres especies), Telmatometra, Rheumatobates; tres pertenecen a la familia Veliidae: Rhagovelia, Microvelia (dos especies), y una a Mesoveliidae: Mesovelia.
Veliidae Microvelia horvathi Coleoptera Staphylinidae Lundblad Paederus fuscipes Curtis Stenusmacies Sharp Coccinellidae Menochilus sexmaculata Fabricius, 1781 Synharmonia octomaculata Fabricius Henosepilachna vigintioctopunctata (Fabricius) Adalia bipunctata (Linnaeus) Alesia discolor Fabricius Propylea japonica (Thunberg 1781) Coccinella sp.
Previous investigations in the study area revealed a stable presence of five predator families in small pools along the Jaribuni River in the Kenyan coastal province which were mainly in two orders: Hemiptera (Gerridae, Hydrometridae, Veliidae and Notonectidae) and Coleoptera (Dytiscidae) (Mbogo, personal communication).
Poisson, Contribution A L'Etude des HeLotrephidae, Microve Lia Westwood (VeLiidae), Hebrus Curtis (Hebridae) de La Faune Ethiopienne (Hemipteres-Heteropteres), vol.
A phylogeny for all families and subfamilies, and for all genera but those assigned to the two most diverse families, Veliidae and Gerridae, is compiled from the many studies by the late Dr.