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

Superfamily Coreoidea - Leatherbugs


Livermore L.J.R., Lemaître V.A., Dolling W.R., Webb M.D. Coreoidea species file online. Version 5.0

Coreidae of Florida
By Richard M. Baranowski. Written in 1986, this key is available in both JPEG and PDF format.

Here is a direct link to the key.

Soapberry bugs of the world (Rhopalidae: Serinethinae), by S. Carroll & C. Perreira
[cite:612000]

The Rhopalidae of Florida, by J. Steill & J. Meyer
[cite:470298]
Checklist, keys, species descriptions, drawings of anatomical details, some habitus images. Unassuming but helpful paper covering most NA genera.

Moreira F.F.F. (2013) Distributional database of the water striders, water bugs, and kissing bugs...
[cite:860225]
Full title: Distributional database of the water striders, water bugs, and kissing bugs (Heteroptera: Gerromorpha, Nepomorpha & Cimicomorpha: Reduviidae: Triatominae)

Skipper L. (2003-2012) Danmarks Blomstertæger
[cite:610862]
'The plant bugs of Denmark': a marvelous, bountiful resource covering all the heteropteran fauna, with emphasis on the Miridae. In Danish. Worth exploring in depth... and picking up some language along the way (quite manageable)

Gogala A. (2014) Heteroptera of Slovenia
[cite:609850]
excellent photos and brief profiles of most species that made their way from Europe to NA (another valuable resource of such info is(1))

Choate P. M. (YYYY) Identification key to the principal families of Florida Heteroptera
[cite:360712]
Illustrated by photos of David Almquist