Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Genus Hydrometra Latreille, 1796




New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Victoria, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


South Eastern Queensland (SEQ), Wet Tropics (WT) ; NSW, NT, Qld, SA: Sydney Basin (SB) ; Qld: Cape York Peninsula (CYP), Wet Tropics (WT) ; Qld, SA, Vic, WA: Brigalow Belt North (BBN), South Eastern Queensland (SEQ)

Other Regions

Norfolk Island terrestrial & freshwater

Distribution References

General References

Andersen, N.M. 1982. The Semiaquatic Bugs (Hemiptera, Gerromorpha). Phylogeny, adaptations, biogeography and classification. Denmark : Scandinavian Science Press Entomonograph Vol. 3 455 pp. [49, 107-129, 258, 282, 339-341, 350, 390] (taxonomy, biology)

Andersen, N.M. & Weir, T.A. 2004. Australian Water Bugs. Their Biology and Identification (Hemiptera-Heteroptera, Gerromorpha & Nepomorpha). Entomonographen Denmark : Apollo Books Vol. 14 344 pp.

Drake, C.J. & Lauck, D.R. 1959. Descriptions, synonymy, and check-list of American Hydrometridae. Great Basin Naturalist 19: 43-51 [50, 45] (list; description)

Froeschner, R.C. 1981. Heteroptera or true bugs of Ecuador: a partial catalog. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 1981(322): iv 1-147 [39] (Ecuador)

Hungerford, H.B. & Evans, N.E. 1934. The Hydrometridae of the Hungarian National Museum and other studies in the family. (Hemiptera). Annales Historico-Naturales Musei Nationalis Hungarici (Zoologica) 28: 31-112 [36] (taxonomy)

Lethierry, L. & Severin, G. 1896. Catalogue Général des Hémiptères. Tome III. Hétéroptères Tingidae, Phymatidae, Aradidae, Hebridae, Hydrometridae, Henicocephalidae, Reduvidae, Saldidae, Apophilidae, Ceratocombidae, Cimicidae, Anthocoridae. Berlin : R. Friedländer & Fils 275 pp. [54] (catalogue)

Poisson, R. 1951. Ordre des Hétéroptères. (Heteroptera Latreille, 1810—Frontirostres Fallén, 1814). pp. 1657-1803 in Grassé, P.P. (ed.). Traité de Zoologie: Anatomie, Systématique, Biologie. Insectes supérieurs et Hémiptéroides. Paris : Masson & Cie Vol. 10. [1664, 1709, 1739, 1769] (taxonomy)

Smith, C.L. 1988. Family Hydrometridae Billberg, 1820. The Marsh Treaders. pp. 156-158 in Henry, T.J. & Froeschner, R.C. (eds). Catalog of the Heteroptera, or True Bugs, of Canada and the Continental United States. Leiden : E.J. Brill xix 958 pp. [157] (Nearctic Region)

Usinger, R.L. 1963. Aquatic Hemiptera. pp. 182-228 in Usinger, R.L. (ed.). Aquatic Insects of California with keys to North American genera and California species. Berkeley : University of California Press. [219] (California)

Villiers, A. 1952. Initiations Africaines. IX. Hémiptères de l'Afrique Noire (Punaiseset cigales). Institut Français d'Afrique Noire-Dakar 9: 1-256 [132] (Afrotropical Region)


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
05-Dec-2012 05-Dec-2012 MODIFIED
15-Aug-2012 15-Aug-2012 MODIFIED
20-Oct-2010 06-Jun-2012 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)