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Species Adrisa sepulchralis (Erichson, 1842)

  • Cydnus sepulchralis Erichson, W.F. 1842. Beitrag zur Insecten-fauna von Vandiemensland, mit besonderer Berucksichtigung der geographischen Verbreitung der Insecten. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 8(1): 83-287, pls 4, 5 [276].
    Type data:
     Lectotype ZMB, TAS (as Vandiemensland).
    Subsequent designation references:
    Lis, J.A. 1996. A review of burrower bugs of the Australian Region, with a discussion on the distribution of the genera (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Cydnidae). Genus (Wroclaw) 7(2): 177-238 [200].

 

Distribution

States

Tasmania, Victoria


Extra Distribution Information

VIC—Mt Donna Buang; TAS—Hobart

Introduced from United Kingdom.


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)

IBRA

Tas, Vic: Australian Alps (AA), Ben Lomond (BEL), Flinders (FLI), King (KIN), Murray Darling Depression (MDD), Naracoorte Coastal Plain (NCP), South East Coastal Plain (SCP), South East Corner (SEC), South Eastern Highlands (SEH), Tasmanian Central Highlands (TCH), Tasmanian Northern Midlands (TNM), Tasmanian Northern Slopes (TNS), Tasmanian South East (TSE), Tasmanian Southern Ranges (TSR), Tasmanian West (TWE), Victorian Midlands (VM), Victorian Volcanic Plain (VVP)

Distribution References

  • Lis, J.A.& Webb, M. 2007. Redescription of the burrower bug Adrisa sepulchralis (Erichson, 1842) (Insecta : Hemiptera : Cydnidae), based on the only known male (recently introduced to the UK from Australia), and the lectotype from Tasmania. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 143: 59-65 (record for the United Kingdom)

Ecological Descriptors

Burrowing, ground-dweller, herbivore (associated flora: Dicksonia antarctica Labill. [DICKSONIACEAE]), litter, root-feeder, terrestrial, volant.

 

General References

Dohrn, A. 1859. Catalogus Hemipterorum. Herausgegeben von dem Entomologischen verein zu Stettin. Stettin : Herrcke & Lebeling ii 112 pp. [9] (list)

Lethierry, L. & Severin, G. 1893. Catalogue Général des Hémiptères. Tome I. Hétéroptères Pentatomidae. Bruxelles : F. Hayez xi 286 pp. [63] (catalogue)

Lis, J.A. 1995. A synonymic list of burrower bugs of the Australian Region (Heteroptera: Cydnidae). Genus (Wroclaw) 6(2): 137-149 [141] (list)

Lis, J.A.& Webb, M. 2007. Redescription of the burrower bug Adrisa sepulchralis (Erichson, 1842) (Insecta : Hemiptera : Cydnidae), based on the only known male (recently introduced to the UK from Australia), and the lectotype from Tasmania. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 143: 59-65 [59] (redescription)

Signoret, V. 1881. Révision du groupe des Cydnides de la famille des Pentatomides—deuxième partie. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 6 1: 193-218 [217 pl. 11 fig. 57] (description, habitus)

Signoret, V. 1881. Revue des Cydnides contenus dans la Collection du Musée Civique d'Histoire naturelle de Gênes. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Genova 16: 621-657 [624] (description)

 

History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
15-Aug-2012 15-Aug-2012 MODIFIED
06-Jun-2012 MODIFIED