Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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Species Nishocoris bicolor Lis, 1997

  • Nishocoris bicolor Lis, J.A. 1997. Three new Australian genera of burrower bugs with four new species (Heteroptera: Cydnidae). Polskie Pismo Entomologiczne 66(3–4): 189-201 [194].
    Type data:
     Holotype NTM , 16 km E by N of Mt Cahill, NT [12°50'S 132°51'E].
    Paratype(s) ZIL , Temple Bar Gap, NT.




Northern Territory

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


NT: Arnhem Coast (ARC), Arnhem Plateau (ARP), Burt Plain (BRT), Central Arnhem (CA), Channel Country (CHC), Daly Basin (DAB), Darwin Coastal (DAC), Finke (FIN), MacDonnell Ranges (MAC), Mitchell Grass Downs (MGD), Ord Victoria Plain (OVP), Pine Creek (PCK), Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields (SSD), Tiwi Cobourg (TIW), Victoria Bonaparte (VB)

Ecological Descriptors

Ground dweller, root-feeder, subtropical, tropical, volant.


General References

Lis, J.A. 1999. Burrower bugs of the Old World - a catalogue (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Cydnidae). Genus (Wroclaw) 10(2): 165-249 [181] (catalogue)


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