Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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Subspecies Theseus modestus occidentalis Baehr, 1991

  • Theseus modestus occidentalis Baehr, M. 1991. A nomenclatorial note on Theseus modestus grossi Baehr, 1989 (Insecta, Heteroptera, Pentatomidae). Spixiana (Munich) 14: 265 [265] [nom. nov. for Theseus modestus grossi Baehr, 1989].
  • Theseus modestus grossi Baehr, M. 1989. Review of the Australian shield bug genus Theseus Stål. Spixiana (Munich) 11: 243-258 [247] [junior homonym of Theseus grossi McDonald, 1988].
    Type data:
     Holotype ANIC , De Grey River, 80 km NE of P[or]t Headland, WA.
    Paratype(s) BMNH 6; ZSM.




Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

WA—Dales Gorge, Fortescue River, Hammersley Ranges, Minilya River.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


WA: Carnarvon (CAR), Gascoyne (GAS), Geraldton Sandplains (GS), Murchison (MUR), Pilbara (PIL), Yalgoo (YAL)

Ecological Descriptors

Arboreal, herbivore (associated flora: Eucalyptus camaldulensis Dehnh., 1832 [MYRTACEAE] River Red Gum), sap-feeder, terrestrial, tropical, under bark, volant.

Extra Ecological Information

Collected along dry river courses or gorges.


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