Perittopus asiaticus

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Perittopus asiaticus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Heteroptera
Infraorder: Gerromorpha
Superfamily: Gerroidea
Family: Veliidae
Subfamily: Perittopinae
Genus: Perittopus
Binomial name
Perittopus asiaticus
Zittel, 2001[1]

Perittopus asiaticus is a species of riffle bug[2] from Malaysia, China, and Thailand.[1]


  1. ^ a b Zettel, Herbert (2001). "Five new species of Perittopus Fieber, 1861 (Hemiptera: Veliidae) from Southeast Asia" (PDF). The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. 49 (1): 110–113. 
  2. ^ "ITIS Standard Report Page: Perittopus asiaticus". Retrieved 2016-12-01. 

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