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Abundância e riqueza de espécies de Heteroptera (Hemiptera) do Parque Estadual do Turvo, sul do Brasil: Pentatomoidea
A two-year study was carried out at Parque Estadual do Turvo, Municipality of Derrubadas, southern Brazil, aiming to evaluate the composition, abundance and species richness of Pentatomoidea.… Expand
Shield Bugs (Scutelleridae)
Scutelleridae Leach includes three subfamilies, 25 genera, and almost 100 species in the Neotropics. Both subfamilies Scutellerinae and Elvisurinae are represented by a single genus, and Pachycorinae… Expand
Abundance and species richness of Coreoidea (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) from Parque Estadual do Turvo, Southern Brazil.
The coreoid fauna from Neotropics is poorly known, especially in terms of community studies. Aiming at contributing to this knowledge, a two-year study was carried out at Parque Estadual do Turvo,… Expand
Cladistic analysis and biogeography of Brachystethus Laporte (Heteroptera, Pentatomidae, Edessinae)
In this paper, Brachystethus Laporte, 1832 is analyzed cladistically, using 21 characters and 15 taxa, including as outgroups, in a first analysis, the genera Neotibilis Grazia & Barcellos, 1994,… Expand
Compared nymphal development of Tingis americana (Hemiptera, Tingidae) in two Handroanthus species (Bignoniaceae) and reproductive parameters in seedlings of Handroanthus heptaphyllus
Nymphs and adults of Tingis americana Drake, 1922 were found feeding on leaves of Handroanthus heptaphyllus (Vell.) Mattos and Handroanthus chrysotrichus (Mart. ex A. DC.) Mattos in the Botanic… Expand
On the nymphs of lantana lace bug Teleonemia scrupulosa Stål (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Tingidae: Tinginae): ontogenetic features of integumentary structures highlighted.
The five instars of Teleonemia scrupulosa Stål are described. The postembryonic ontogenetic development of integumentary structures is emphasized, with a discussion on its potential use in cladistic… Expand
Hoplonannus australis sp. nov. (Hemiptera, Schizopteridae): amended diagnosis of the genus and first record from South America.
Hoplonannus McAtee Maloch, 1925 comprises three species described from Central America. Females of all these species are known only from brachypterous specimens. This paper describes the first South… Expand
Revision of Brachystethus (Heteroptera, Pentatomidae, Edessinae)
Brachystethus Laporte, 1832 is revised. Brachystethus coxalis Breddin, 1904, B. cribrus (Fabricius, 1781), B. geniculatus (Fabricius, 1787), B. improvisus Breddin, 1905, B. rubromaculatus Dallas,… Expand
Descrição dos estágios imaturos e notas sobre a biologia de Phloea subquadrata (Heteroptera, Phloeidae)
Description of immature stages and notes on the biology of Phloea subquadrata (Heteroptera, Phloeidae). The eggs and five nymphal instars of Phloea subquadrata Spinola, 1837 are described and… Expand
Revision of the genus Poriptus Stal (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Pentatomidae: Pentatominae)
The neotropical genus Poriptus Stal, 1861 is revised, based upon morphological characters. Poriptus tobago sp. nov. is described from the Caribbean. Illustrations and a key to species are provided.