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Additions and Emendations to the Virginia Fauna of "True Bugs" (Heteroptera: Cydnidae, Scutelleridae, Pentatomidae, Alydidae)
By RL Hoffman
Banisteria, No. 3, 15-19, 1994
PDF online here.

Nine Heteroptera (Hemiptera) new to Canada, with additional new provincial records for three other species in Canada.
By G.G.E. Scudder
Journal of the Entomological Society of British Columbia, 106: 3-9, 2009
PDF online here.

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)