Pleidae,

Cook, Jerry L., 2011, A new genus and species of Pleidae (Hemiptera) from Venezuela, with notes on the genera of Pleidae, Zootaxa 3067, pp. 26-34: 28

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.205352

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03ABC543-FFFC-BD7F-FF3F-94D9FA1521E5

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Pleidae
status

 

Key to Genera of Pleidae 

1. Tarsal formula 3,3, 3 ................................................................................... 2

- Tarsal formula 3, 2, 3 or 3, 2, 2 .......................................................................... 3

2. Head with distinct callus on vertex ( Fig. 2View FIGURE 2); Median carinae variable, on segments 2 –6, 2–5, 2– 4, or 2–3 of venter............................................................................................... Heteroplea  n. gen.

- Head without callus on vertex; Median carinae on segments 2–6 of venter...................................... Plea 

3. Tarsal formula 3, 2, 3; Median carinae on segments 2–5 of venter......................................... Neoplea 

- Tarsal formula 3, 2, 2; Median carinae on segments 2–6 of venter........................................ Paraplea 

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Pleidae