BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)


Sets of Photographs

These relate to individual finds ("biological records") of the organism.

Taxon Summary # images # photos # macrophotos Date Vice-county Country
Homoptera Nymph 8 8 29 Jun 2006 East Sussex England
Homoptera Nymph? 3 3 4 Oct 2005 Berks England
Homoptera Imago 2 2 12 Apr 1998 Berks England


Rank Taxon #subtaxa #photos #macrophotos #refs
Suborder ALEYRODIDOIDEA (whiteflies) 1      
Family ALEYRODIDAE (whiteflies) 1   4 2
Suborder APHIDOIDEA (aphids) 21 67 29 39
Suborder AUCHENORHYNCHA (a suborder of planthoppers) 14 48 27 29
Suborder COCCOIDEA (scale insects, coccids) 11 14 15 12
Suborder PSYLLOIDEA (jumping plantlice) 16 14 25 17
Family STENOCEPHALIDAE (spurgebugs)       2

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

British Bugs - an online identification guide to UK Hemiptera: British Bugs - an online identification guide to UK Hemiptera
Davis, B.N.K., 1991 Insects on Nettles
Unwin, D., 2001 A Key to the Families of British Bugs (Insecta, Hemiptera)
Cercle de Mycologie de Mons (Belgique): (Page perso de JJ. Wuilbaut): Cercle de Mycologie de Mons (Belgique): (Page perso de JJ. Wuilbaut)

on cherry trees

Leather, S.R. & Bland, K.P., 1999 Insects on cherry trees

Plant galls

Darlington, A., 1968 A Pocket Encyclopedia of Plant Galls in colour
Redfern, M. & Shirley, P., 2002 British Plant Galls - Identification of galls on plants and fungi
Redfern, M. & Shirley, P., 2011 British Plant Galls
Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986 Provisional Keys to British Plant Galls

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 17 general literature references to HOMOPTERA (bugs)

HOMOPTERA may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 1513 feeding and other relationships of HOMOPTERA (bugs)

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