Prostemma (Prostemma) aeneicolle Stein, 1857

Novoselsky, T., Freidberg, A., Dorchin, N., Meltzer, N. & Kerzhner, I., 2014, The Nabidae (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) of Israel and the Sinai Peninsula, Zootaxa 3827 (4), pp. 471-492 : 473

publication ID

https://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3827.4.3

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:6AE606D7-62DE-49E9-8F6F-52D7B400670F

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6143229

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/F77B87F5-FF87-F816-788A-4DECFF14E8F0

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Plazi

scientific name

Prostemma (Prostemma) aeneicolle Stein, 1857
status

 

Prostemma (Prostemma) aeneicolle Stein, 1857

( Figs. 8 View FIGURES 5 – 10 , 49, 64 View FIGURES 63 – 66 )

Material examined. ISRAEL: [ Palaestina ], no additional data (1 ♀); Lower Nahal Soreq [Rubin], ii. 1921, I. Aharoni [information inferred from his hand-writing in Hebrew] (1 ♀).

Distribution. Palaearctic. Western and Central Europe, Caucasus, Transcaucasia, Anatolia, Balkan Peninsula, Syria, Israel. General distribution in Israel: Fig. 64 View FIGURES 63 – 66 .

Previous records. Prostemma (Prostemma) aeneicolle Stein, 1857 was first reported from Israel by Douglas & Scott 1868: 29 as Metastemma oeneocolle . Later cited by Frey-Gessner 1881: 131, Bodenheimer 1937: 205 and Linnavuori 1961: 37.

Biology. This species lives under plants and stones in dry places, and preys on Pentatomidae ( Polivanova, 1960) .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Nabidae

Genus

Prostemma