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Subspecies Lyramorpha (Lyramorpha) rosea pallida Westwood, 1837

  • Lyramorpha pallida Westwood, J.O. 1837. Descriptions of several new species of exotic Hemipterous insects. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London 2: 18-24 1 pl. [28].
    Type data:
     Holotype OUM Hem. 269 , Australia (as New Holland).



Extra Distribution Information

No exact locality known.

Ecological Descriptors

Arboreal, diurnal, folivore, herbivore, sap-feeder, terrestrial, volant.


General References

Blöte, H.C. 1945. Catalogue of the Pentatomidae in the Rijksmuseum van Natuurlijke Historie. Part I: Tessaratominae, Urolabidinae. Zoologische Mededelingen (Leiden) 25: 285-316 [286]

Dallas, W.S. 1851. List of the Specimens of Hemipterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. London : Richard Taylor Part 1 368 pp. XI pls. [346] (presenting alternative taxonomic arrangement as synonym of Lyramorpha rosea Westwood)

Horváth, G. 1900. Hemiptera. in Semon, R. Zoologische Forschungsreisen in Australien und dem Malayischen Archipel. Denkschriften der Medizinisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft zu Jena 8: 629-642 [342, 344 pl. 9 figs 1, 9] (description)

Kirkaldy, G.W. 1909. Catalogue of the Hemiptera (Heteroptera) with biological and anatomical references, lists of foodplants and parasites, etc. Prefaced by a discussion on nomenclature, and an analytical table of families. Cimicidae. Berlin : Felix L. Dames Vol. 1 xl 392 pp. [345] (catalogue, synonymy)

Rolston, L.H., Aalbu, R.L., Murray, M.J. & Rider, D.A. 1993. A catalog of the Tessaratomidae of the world. Papua New Guinea Journal of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries 36: 36-108 [46] (presenting alternative taxonomic arrangement as synonym of Lyramorpha rosea Westwood)

Schouteden, H. 1908. Observations on some species of the genus Lyramorpha Westw. (Hemiptera Heteroptera). Notes from the Leyden Museum 30: 47-51 [47 fig. 2] (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)
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06-Jun-2012 MODIFIED