Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Tribe Acanthocephalini


Heteroptera of concern to southern U.S.
By Brambila J.
Invasive Arthropod Workshop, Southern Plant Diagnostic Network 7-9 May 2007, Clemson, SC, 2007
Slide presentation

Biodiversity of the Heteroptera
By Henry T.J.
In: Foottit R.G., Adler P.H., eds. Insect biodiversity: Science and society. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell: 223-263, 2009

Tingoidea of Oklahoma (Hemiptera)
By Drew W.A., Arnold D.C.
Proc. Oklahoma Acad. Sci. 57: 29-31, 1977
Key to 19 spp. of Tingidae and Piesma cinerea (Piesmidae), and a checklist with host plant info.
Online version

Zoological catalogue of Australia: Hemiptera: Heteroptera (Pentatomomorpha)
By Cassis G., Gross G.F.
CSIRO Publishing, 751 pp., 2002
Full text
Provides up-to-date general information on true bug families.

Hemiptera Heteroptera from Newfoundland, collected by the Swedish-Finnish Expedition of 1949–1951
By Lindberg H.
Acta Zoologica Fennica 96: 1–25, 1958

Alien true bugs (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) in Canada: composition and adaptations
By Scudder G.G.E., Foottit R.G.
Can. Entomol. 138: 24-51, 2006
Abstract (and full text for subscribers)

Two alien Heteroptera (Hemiptera) new to Canada
By Scudder G.G.E.
J. Entomol. Soc. Brit. Columbia 104: 81–84, 2007
Full text

new data on Rhopalus tigrinus (Rhopalidae) and Plinthisus brevipennis (Rhyparochromidae)

Heteroptera of economic importance
By Schaefer C.W., Panizzi A.R. (eds)
CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 828 pp., 2000
Full text
A wealth of information on true bugs; chapters are authored by leading experts.