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Species Diaphyta tasmani (Distant, 1910)

  • Vandiemenia tasmani Distant, W.L. 1910. Rhynchotal notes. LII. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 8 6: 369-386, 465-481, 585-603 [588].
    Type data:
     Syntype(s) BMNH , Launceston, TAS.
  • Paraboea rufofulva Jensen-Haarup, A.C. 1937. Einige neue Pentatomidenarten aus der Sammlung des Zoologischen Museums in Hamburg (Hem.het.). Entomologische Rundschau 54: 321-324 [321].
    Type data:
     Holotype ZMH , N Australia.

 

Taxonomic Decision for Synonymy

  • McDonald, F.J.D. 2001. Two new species of Diaphyta Bergroth with notes on the genus (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae). Australian Journal of Entomology 40: 17-22 [21]

 

Distribution

States

South Australia, Tasmania, Western Australia


Extra Distribution Information

SA—Adelaide, Beachport, Port Lincoln, WA—Dongarra, Poineer Rock.


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)

IBRA

SA, Tas, WA: Avon Wheatbelt (AW), Ben Lomond (BEL), Coolgardie (COO), Central Ranges (CR), Dampierland (DL), Esperance Plains (ESP), Eyre Yorke Block (EYB), Flinders Lofty Block (FLB), Flinders (FLI), Gawler (GAW), Gibson Desert (GD), Geraldton Sandplains (GS), Great Sandy Desert (GSD), Great Victoria Desert (GVD), Hampton (HAM), Jarrah Forest (JF), Kanmantoo (KAN), King (KIN), Little Sandy Desert (LSD), Mallee (MAL), Murchison (MUR), Nullarbor (NUL), Swan Coastal Plain (SWA), Tanami (TAN), Tasmanian Central Highlands (TCH), Tasmanian Northern Midlands (TNM), Tasmanian Northern Slopes (TNS), Tasmanian South East (TSE), Tasmanian Southern Ranges (TSR), Tasmanian West (TWE), Warren (WAR), Yalgoo (YAL)

Ecological Descriptors

Arboreal, herbivore (associated flora: Allocasuarina huegeliana (Miq.) L. Johnson [CASUARINACEAE] Rock She-Oak), sap-feeder, temperate, terrestrial, volant.

 

General References

Gross, G.F. 1976. Plant-feeding and Other Bugs (Hemiptera) of South Australia. Heteroptera. Adelaide : A.B. James Vol. 2 251-501 pp. [487, 490, fig. 225] (key, description, habitus)

 

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