Tatupa grafei, a new genus and species of Cylapinae (Heteroptera, Miridae) from Brunei Darussalam
A diagnosis, photographs of the dorsal habitus, scanning micrographs of selected morphological structures, and illustrations of male and female genitalia are provided for this new species of hoverfly from Brunei Darussalam.
First description of the male and redescription of the female of Parahiranetis salgadoi Gil-Santana (Hemiptera, Reduviidae, Harpactorinae)
Abstract The male of Parahiranetis salgadoi Gil-Santana, 2015 is described for the first time, with a redescription of the female of this species based on additional specimens. Comments on possible…
Morphology, Ontogeny, Reproduction, and Feeding of True Bugs
In this chapter we present an overview of the morphology, ontogeny, reproduction, and feeding of the 28 higher-level categories (infraorder/superfamily/family/subfamily) of true bugs occurring in the…
Introduction to True Bugs (Heteroptera) of the Neotropics
This introductory chapter gives a general view on true bugs classification and biogeography, with concise comments on their general characteristics and bioecology of each major taxon that comprise each of the seven infraorders of Heteroptera.
Pentatomidade (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) of the Pampa biome: Serra do Sudeste and Parque de Espinilho da Barra do Quaraí, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
All the registered localities represent new records to the local fauna, and host plants were identified for nine pentatomid species.
Specialized Prey Selection Behavior of Two East African Assassin Bugs, Scipinnia repax and Nagusta sp. that Prey on Social Jumping Spiders
- Environmental Science, BiologyJournal of insect science
Although they avoid ants, Nagusta and especially S. repax prey on ant-mimicking salticids, suggesting that sensory modalities other than vision play a dominant role in prey detection.
Concurrent Phenologies of Three Semiaquatic Bugs (Heteroptera: Gerridae, Veliidae) on a Small River in Central Illinois, USA
- Environmental Science
The phenology of three species of Gerroidea (Heteroptera), Metrobates hesperius Uhler (Gerridae), Rhagovelia oriander Parshley (Veliidae), and Rhematobates tenuipes Meinert (Gerridae), was studied…
The systematics of the Hemiptera Sistemática de Hemiptera
The main phylogenetic hypotheses for Hemiptera and its subgroups are reviewed and important references regarding catalogs and identification aids are provided for the major groups, making emphasis in recent online tools.
Morfologia dos estágios imaturos e biologia de três espécies de Chinavia orian (Hemiptera, Pentatomidae) e estudo comparado dos ovos de algumas espécies de pentatomídeos ao microscópio eletrônico de varredura
Eggs of C. pengue follow the pattern of coloration, chorion sculpture, color and shape of the aero-micropylar processes described to other neotropical Chinavia species.