Rhynocoris bicolor (Fabricius, 1781)

Krüger, Andreas, 2019, Notes on Afrotropical Enicocephalidae and Reduviidae (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) with emphasis on vehicle-mounted net samples from Liberia, West Africa, Zootaxa 4688 (2), pp. 232-248: 242

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4688.2.4

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:3BFF2E10-BA4E-4E5C-8209-3184E5FDFC25

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/FB3ED542-FFA8-FFFF-FF2D-6FFBFB9FFCD4

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scientific name

Rhynocoris bicolor (Fabricius, 1781)
status

 

Rhynocoris bicolor (Fabricius, 1781) 

( Fig. 5B, CView FIGURE 5)

Material examined: LIBERIA: Bong county, Gengema, St. Paul River , 6°54′N 10°22′W, 120 m, 19.v.1989, handcollected, leg. Rolf Garms (1 ♂)GoogleMaps  ; Weadea creek, Haindi , 6°52′N 10°21′W, 130 m, 19.v.1989, hand-collected, leg. Rolf Garms (1 ♂)GoogleMaps  ; St. Paul River, Haindi , BMC pump station, 6°54′N 10°23′W, 115 m, 14.v.1989, hand-collected, leg. Rolf Garms (1 ♂)GoogleMaps  ; Mein creek at Menla , 6°56′N 10°15′W, 120 m, 20.iv.1989, hand-col- lected, leg. Rolf Garms (1 ♂)GoogleMaps  . UGANDA: Kabarole district, near Nsonge River UEB bridge, 0°21′N 30°16′E, 8.viii.1992, hand-collected, leg. Rolf Garms (1 ♂)GoogleMaps  .

Distribution: Liberia, Sierra Leone, intertropical Africa.

Remark: A species known for its variable coloration, but see below under Rhinocoris  sp.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Reduviidae

Genus

Rhynocoris