Fine Art

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: Gerromorpha
Superfamilia: Hydrometroidea

Familia: Macroveliidae
Genera (3): Chepuvelia – Macrovelia – Oravelia

Macroveliidae McKinstry, 1942

Primary references

McKinstry, A.P. 1942. A new family of Hemiptera-Heteroptera proposed for Macrovelia hornii Uhler. Pan-Pacific Entomologist 18: 90–96.

Macroveliidae is a family of macroveliid shore bugs in the order Hemiptera. There are at least four genera in Macroveliidae.[1][2][3]

These four genera belong to the family Macroveliidae:

Chepuvelia China, 1963
Macrovelia Uhler, 1872
Oravelia Drake & Chapman, 1963
† Daniavelia Andersen, 1998


"Macroveliidae Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2019-06-14.
"Macroveliidae". GBIF. Retrieved 2019-06-14.

"Family Macroveliidae information". Retrieved 2019-06-14.

Further reading

Aukema, Berend; Rieger, Christian, eds. (1995). Catalogue of the Heteroptera of the Palaearctic Region, Vol. 1: Enicocephalomorpha, Dipsocoromorpha, Nepomorpha, Gerromorpha and Leptopodomorpha. The Netherlands Entomological Society. ISBN 978-90-71912-12-2.
Bantock, T.; Botting, J. (2013). "British Bugs, an online identification guide to UK Hemiptera". Retrieved 2019-07-02.

Insects, Fine Art Prints

Insects Images

Biology Encyclopedia

Retrieved from ""
All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

Home - Hellenica World