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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
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: Cimicomorpha
Superfamilia: Miroidea
Familiae (2): Miridae - Microphysidae

Miroidea Hahn, 1833:234
Primary references

Hahn, C.W. 1833. Die wanzenartigen Insecten. Getreu nach der Natur abgebildet und beschrieben. 1(6): 191–236. Zeh´sche Buchhandlung (Nürnberg). BHL Reference page. [p. 234]


Zicha, Ondřej et al. Miroidea Hahn, 1833 – Taxon details on Biological Library (BioLib).

Vernacular names
日本語: カスミカメムシ上科

Miroidea is a superfamily of true bugs in the order Hemiptera. There are about 7 families and more than 15,000 described species in Miroidea.[1][2]
Zosippus inhonestus

These seven families belong to the superfamily Miroidea:

Microphysidae Dohrn, 1859
Miridae (plant bugs)
Thaumastocoridae Kirkaldy, 1908
Tingidae (lace bugs)
† Berstidae Tihelka et al., 2020
† Ebboidae Perrichot et al., 2006
† Hispanocaderidae Golub and Popov, 2012
† Ignotingidae Zhang et al., 2005


"Miroidea Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2019-04-13.

"Miroidea Superfamily Information". BugGuide.net. Retrieved 2019-04-13.

Further reading

Bantock, T.; Botting, J. (2013). "British Bugs, an online identification guide to UK Hemiptera". Retrieved 2019-04-13.
Cryan, Jason R.; Urban, Julie M. (2012). "Higher-level phylogeny of the insect order Hemiptera: is Auchenorrhyncha really paraphyletic?". Systematic Entomology. 37: 7–21. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3113.2011.00611.x. ISSN 0307-6970.
Henry, T.J. (2009). "Biodiversity of the Heteroptera". In: Foottit R.G., Adler P.H., Eds. Insect Biodiversity: Science and Society. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell: 223-263.
Schuh, Randall T.; S̆tys, Pavel (1991). "Phylogenetic Analysis of Cimicomorphan Family Relationships (Heteroptera)". Journal of the New York Entomological Society. 99 (3): 298–350. JSTOR 25009911.
Schuh, Randall T.; Weirauch, Christiane; Wheeler, Ward C. (2009). "Phylogenetic relationships within the Cimicomorpha (Hemiptera: Heteroptera): a total-evidence analysis". Systematic Entomology. 34: 15–48. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3113.2008.00436.x. ISSN 0307-6970.

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