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Species Aethus philippinensis Dallas, 1851

  • Aethus philippinensis 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. [118].
    Type data:
     Holotype BMNH , Philippine Islands.
  • Aethus indicus rufino Breddin, G. 1905. Rhynchota Heteroptera aus Java, gesammelt von Prof. K. Kraepelin 1904. Mitteilungen aus dem Naturhistorischen Museum in Hamburg 22: 109-159 [114].
    Type data:
     Holotype whereabouts unknown, Buitenzorg (=Bogor), Java.
  • Cydnus ceylonicus Mayr, G. 1866. Diagnosen neuer Hemipteren. Verhandlungen der Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 16: 361-366 [362].
    Type data:
     Lectotype NHMW , Java.
    Subsequent designation references:
    Lis, J.A. 1993. Studies on Oriental Cydnidae. VIII. On Aethus indicus (Westwood), A. philippinensis Dallas and A. pseudindicus n. sp. (Heteroptera: Pentatomoidea). Genus (Wroclaw) 4(2): 103-111 [109].

 

Taxonomic Decision for Synonymy

  • Signoret, V. 1881. Revue des Cydnides contenus dans la Collection du Musée Civique d'Histoire naturelle de Gênes. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Genova 16: 621-657 [632] (synonymy of Aethus indicus (Westwood, 1837))
  • Lis, J.A. 1993. Studies on Oriental Cydnidae. VIII. On Aethus indicus (Westwood), A. philippinensis Dallas and A. pseudindicus n. sp. (Heteroptera: Pentatomoidea). Genus (Wroclaw) 4(2): 103-111 [108]

 

Distribution

States

New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland


Extra Distribution Information

QLD—Bowen, Brisbane, Emerald, Redlynch, Mt Elliot, NSW—Coffs Harbour, Grafton, NT—Alexandria, Darwin.


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)

IBRA

NSW, NT, Qld: Arnhem Coast (ARC), Arnhem Plateau (ARP), Brigalow Belt North (BBN), Brigalow Belt South (BBS), Burt Plain (BRT), Central Arnhem (CA), Channel Country (CHC), Central Mackay Coast (CMC), Central Ranges (CR), Cape York Peninsula (CYP), Daly Basin (DAB), Darwin Coastal (DAC), Desert Uplands (DEU), Davenport Murchison Ranges (DMR), Einasleigh Uplands (EIU), Finke (FIN), Gulf Fall and Uplands (GFU), Great Sandy Desert (GSD), Gulf Coastal (GUC), MacDonnell Ranges (MAC), Mitchell Grass Downs (MGD), NSW North Coast (NNC), Ord Victoria Plain (OVP), Pine Creek (PCK), Sydney Basin (SB), South East Corner (SEC), South Eastern Queensland (SEQ), Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields (SSD), Stony Plains (STP), Sturt Plateau (STU), Tanami (TAN), Tiwi Cobourg (TIW), Victoria Bonaparte (VB), Wet Tropics (WT)

Ecological Descriptors

Burrower, ground dweller, litter, root-feeder, terrestrial, volant.

 

General References

Lis, J.A. 1993. Studies on Cydnidae of the Australian Region. I. A review of species from Solomon Islands (Heteroptera: Pentatomoidea). Annals of the Upper Silesian Museum, Entomology 4: 13-24 [15] (distribution)

Lis, J.A. 1993. Studies on Oriental Cydnidae. VIII. On Aethus indicus (Westwood), A. philippinensis Dallas and A. pseudindicus n. sp. (Heteroptera: Pentatomoidea). Genus (Wroclaw) 4(2): 103-111 [109] (incorrect designation of a lectotype)

Lis, J.A. 1994. A Revision of Oriental Burrower Bugs (Heteroptera: Cydnidae). Bytom : Upper Silesian Museum 349 pp. [149] (description)

Lis, J.A. 1994. Studies on Cydnidae of the Australian Region. VII. On the genus Aethus Dallas, 1851 (Heteroptera: Pentatomoidea). Genus (Wroclaw) 5(4): 357-362 [360] (diagnosis)

Lis, J.A. 1995. A synonymic list of burrower bugs of the Australian Region (Heteroptera: Cydnidae). Genus (Wroclaw) 6(2): 137-149 [142] (checklist)

Lis, J.A. 1996. A review of burrower bugs of the Australian Region, with a discussion on the distribution of the genera (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Cydnidae). Genus (Wroclaw) 7(2): 177-238 [202] (list)

Lis, J.A. 1999. Burrower bugs of the Old World - a catalogue (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Cydnidae). Genus (Wroclaw) 10(2): 165-249 [187] (catalogue)

Lis, J.A., Becker, M. & Schaefer, C.W. 2000. Burrower Bugs (Cydnidae). pp. 405-420 in Schaefer, C.W. & Panizzi, A.R. (eds). Heteroptera of Economic Importance. Boca Raton : CRC Press 828 pp. [414] (bionomics)

 

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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