Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Aspideurus flavescens Breddin, 1900

  • Aspideurus flavescens Breddin, G. 1900. Hemiptera nonnulla regionis australicae. Entomologische Nachrichten. Berlin 26(2–3): 17-46 [24].
    Type data:
     Holotype ZMH , Rockhampton, QLD.





Extra Distribution Information

QLD—Brisbane, Cairns district, Coen, Kuranda, Lockerbie, Mt Spec, Torres Strait Ils (Yam Is.).

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Qld: Brigalow Belt North (BBN), Brigalow Belt South (BBS), Central Mackay Coast (CMC), Cape York Peninsula (CYP), Desert Uplands (DEU), Einasleigh Uplands (EIU), NSW North Coast (NNC), South Eastern Queensland (SEQ), Wet Tropics (WT)

Other Regions

Torres Strait Islands terrestrial, marine & freshwater

Ecological Descriptors

Arboreal, herbivore (associated flora: Buckinghamia sp. [PROTEACEAE]; Gossypium sp. [MALVACEAE]), sap-feeder, terrestrial, tropical, volant.


General References

Ballard, E. 1927. Some insects associated with cotton in Papua and the Mandated Territory of New Guinea. Bulletin of Entomological Research 17: 295-300 1 map [298] (Papua New Guinea, cotton)

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. [135] (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)
06-Nov-2013 Pentatominae 06-Nov-2013 MODIFIED
15-Aug-2012 06-Nov-2013 MODIFIED
06-Nov-2013 MODIFIED