Family Veliidae (Riffle Bugs, Water Striders)

Composed of three Australian subfamilies.

Subfamily Microveliinae

Genus Microvelia



Anderson, N. M. and Weir, T. A. 2003. The genus Microvelia Westwood in Australia (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Veliidae). Invertebrate Systematics 17: 261-348.
Landsbury, I. and Lake, P. S. 2002. Tasmanian aquatic & semi-aquatic hemipterans. Identification and Ecology Guide No. 40, Cooperative Research Centre for Freshwater Ecology.