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Checklist of Danish True Bugs (Heteroptera)

Latest version published by Danish Biodiversity Information Facility on May 15, 2019 Danish Biodiversity Information Facility

Checklist of the species of True Bugs (Heteroptera), accepted as Danish and included in The list is part of a national checklist covering animals, plants, fungi etc. Compilation of the list started in 2009. Read more at - a project at DanBIF (Danish Biodiversity Information Facility -

Data Records

The data in this checklist resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 556 records. 2 extension data tables also exist. An extension record supplies extra information about a core record. The number of records in each extension data table is illustrated below.

  • Taxon (core)
  • VernacularName 
  • Distribution 

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.


Download the latest version of this resource data as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A) or the resource metadata as EML or RTF:

Data as a DwC-A file download 556 records in Danish (218 KB) - Update frequency: as needed
Metadata as an EML file download in English (6 KB)
Metadata as an RTF file download in English (6 KB)


The table below shows only published versions of the resource that are publicly accessible.

How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Skipper L (2017): Checklist of Danish True Bugs (Heteroptera). v1.107. Danish Biodiversity Information Facility. Dataset/Checklist.


Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Danish Biodiversity Information Facility. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 4deebf95-61a0-4fd4-8a29-0c63f69617e8.  Danish Biodiversity Information Facility publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by DanBIF - Danish Biodiversity Information Facility.


Checklist; Taxon List; Higher Classification; Heteroptera; True Bugs; Tæger; Denmark; Vernacular Names; Inventory Regional


Who created the resource:

Lars Skipper
Project leader (
Danish Biodiversity Information Facility (DanBIF) DK

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Lars Skipper
Project leader (
Danish Biodiversity Information Facility (DanBIF) DK
Isabel Calabuig
Node manager, Data curator
Danish Biodiversity Information Facility (DanBIF) Copenhagen DK

Who filled in the metadata:

Lars Skipper
Project leader (
Danish Biodiversity Information Facility (DanBIF) DK

Who else was associated with the resource:

Isabel Calabuig

Geographic Coverage

Denmark; DK

Bounding Coordinates South West [54.214, 2.8], North East [58.309, 16.875]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Suborder  Heteroptera (True Bugs)

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 4deebf95-61a0-4fd4-8a29-0c63f69617e8