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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Paraneoptera
Superordo: Condylognatha
Ordo: Hemiptera
Subordo: Heteroptera
Infraordo: Nepomorpha
Superfamiliae (7): Aphelocheiroidea – Corixoidea – Naucoroidea – Nepoidea – Notonectoidea – Ochteroidea – Pleoidea

Overview of familiae (12)[edit]

Aphelocheiridae – Belostomatidae – Corixidae – Gelastocoridae – Helotrephidae – Micronectidae – Naucoridae – Nepidae – Notonectidae – Ochteridae – Pleidae – Potamocoridae


  • Brożek, J. 2013: A comparison of external and internal maxilla and mandible morphology of water bugs (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Nepomorpha). Zootaxa 3635(4): 340–378. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3635.4.2 reference page 
  • Figueiredo Moreira, F.F. et al. 2011: Checklist and distribution of semiaquatic and aquatic Heteroptera (Gerromorpha and Nepomorpha) occurring in Brazil. Zootaxa, 2958: 1–74. Preview
  • 2011: Zootaxa, 2798: 48–60.
  • Martin B.Hebsgaard, Nils M.Andersen & Jacob Darmgaard, 2004, Systematic Entomology 29 (4): 488-508 [1]
  • Linnavuori, R.E. 2009: Studies on the Nepomorpha, Gerromorpha, Leptopodomorpha, and Miridae excluding Phylini (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) of Khuzestan and the adjacent provinces of Iran. Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae, 49: 1–32. Abstract
  • Nieser, N. & P. Chen, 1999: Sixteen new species of Nepomorpha (Heteroptera) mainly from Sulawesi (Indonesia). Tijdschrift voor Entomology 142 (1): 77-123. Full article: [2].
  • Riviaux, S.M.; Figueiredo Moreira, F.F.; Naranjo López, C. 2010: Checklist, distribution, and habitat of the semiaquatic and aquatic bugs from Cuba (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Dipsocoromorpha, Leptopodomorpha, Gerromorpha and Nepomorpha). Zootaxa, 2562: 1–23. Preview
  • Slimani, N., Moulet, P., Chen, P-P., Nieser, N., Pluot-Sigwalt, D., Boumaïza, M. & Guilbert, E. 2015: Checklist, distribution, and a new record of Nepomorphan water bugs (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) in northern Tunisia. Zootaxa 3981(2): 151–176. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3981.2.1. Preview (PDF) reference page 
For more multimedia, look at Category:Nepomorpha on Wikimedia Commons.

Vernacular names[edit]

English: True water bugs
magyar: Vízipoloskák
日本語: タイコウチ下目
suomi: Vesiluteet