Aspidobothrys dimidiatus (Stål),

Ferreira, Paulo Sergio Fiuza & Henry, Thomas J., 2011, Synopsis and keys to the tribes, genera, and species of Miridae (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) of Minas Gerais, Brazil Part I: Bryocorinae, Zootaxa 2920, pp. 1-41: 14

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http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.277915

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scientific name

Aspidobothrys dimidiatus (Stål)
status

 

Aspidobothrys dimidiatus (Stål) 

(Fig. 16)

Eccritotarsini  dimidiatus  Stål, 1860: 57 (orig. desig.).

Aspidobothrys dimidiatus: Reuter, 1907: 36  (descrip.).

Aspidobothrus [sic] dimidiatus: Bergroth, 1922: 16  (unnecc. comb.); Felippe, 1985: 377 (descrip.)

Diagnosis. General color shiny black. Head (except fuscous clypeus), pronotum, base of hemelytra, mesoscutum, propleuron reddish orange. Underside of head, apices of coxae, trochanters, and bases of femora yellow. Membrane pale at apex and around veins. Some specimens with a black spot on pronotum. Length 4.20–4.75 mm.

Host. Thevetia  sp. [ Apocynaceae  ] ( Ferreira et al., 2001).

Distribution. Brazil (Minas Gerais, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo) (Distant, 1988; Carvalho, 1957).

Minas Gerais specimens examined. None examined.

Other specimens examined: 2 ƤƤ, Brazil, Nova Teutonia, 27 º 11 ’S, 52 º 23 ’W, 5 June 1938, F. Plauman ( USNM); 2 ƤƤ, Brazil, Rio Grande de Sul, P. Alegre, Jul. 1950, J. Becker ( USNM)

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Miridae

Genus

Aspidobothrys

Loc

Aspidobothrys dimidiatus (Stål)

Ferreira, Paulo Sergio Fiuza & Henry, Thomas J. 2011
2011
Loc

[sic] dimidiatus:

Felippe 1985: 377
Bergroth 1922: 16
1922
Loc

Aspidobothrys dimidiatus:

Reuter 1907: 36
1907
Loc

Eccritotarsini

Stal 1860: 57
1860