Pilophorus confusus (Kirschbaum, 1856)

Ghahari, Hassan & Chérot, Frédéric, 2014, An annotated catalog of the Iranian Miridae (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Cimicomorpha), Zootaxa 3845 (1), pp. 1-101: 78

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3845.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C77D93A3-6AB3-4887-8BBB-ADC9C584FFEC

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03EE9431-FFC0-2D2D-FF1A-FB09BC89FCB5

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Pilophorus confusus (Kirschbaum, 1856)
status

 

Pilophorus confusus (Kirschbaum, 1856) 

Distribution in Iran. Alborz ( Babmorad et al. 2000, with doubt; Linnavuori 2007), Ardabil ( Linnavuori 2007; Hosseini 2013 a), East Azarbaijan, Fars (Linnavuori 2009), Golestan (Ghahari 2013), Guilan ( Linnavuori 2007; Hosseini 2013 a), Isfahan ( Jafari et al. 2002), Khorasan ( Linnavuori & Modarres Awal 1999), Mazandaran, Tehran ( Linnavuori 2007), Iran (no locality cited) ( Aukema et al. 2013).

General distribution, hosts and prey. Holopalaearctic species; frequently found on Salix  sp. ( Linnavuori & Modarres Awal 1999; Linnavuori 2007). Predator of poplar lace bug, Monosteira unicostata  ( Heteroptera  : Tingidae  ) ( Babmorad et al. 2000; Jafari et al. 2002).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Miridae

Genus

Pilophorus