Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Eupolemus angustulus (Reuter, 1881)

  • Amphaces angustula Reuter, O.M. 1881. Acanthosomina et Urolabidina nova et minus cognita. Berliner Entomologische Zeitschrift 25: 67-86 [72].
    Type data:
     Syntype(s) UZMH specimens, W Australia (as Australia occidentali).
  • Eupolemus pallidus Jensen-Haarup, A.C. 1930. New or little known Hemiptera Heteroptera I. Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift 1930: 215-222 pl. IV [217].
    Type data:
     Syntype(s) ZMUC 1 specimen without abdomen (label data as Luzon [Philippines]; Jensen-Haarup indicated probable incorrect locality label), Australia.


Taxonomic Decision for Synonymy

  • Cassis, G. & Gross, G.F. 2002. Hemiptera: Heteroptera (Pentatomomorpha). in Houston, W.W.K. & Wells, A. Zoological Catalogue of Australia Vol. 27.3B. Melbourne : CSIRO Publishing, Australia. xiv 737 pp. [367, 646] (new synonymy and nov. comb. as Eupolemus angustulus)




Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

WA—Bluff Knoll, East Mount Barren, Peak Head, Stirling Range, Torbay Inlet.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


WA: Avon Wheatbelt (AW), Esperance Plains (ESP), Geraldton Sandplains (GS), Jarrah Forest (JF), Mallee (MAL), Swan Coastal Plain (SWA), Warren (WAR), Yalgoo (YAL)

Ecological Descriptors

Arboreal, diurnal, folivore, herbivore, sap-feeder, terrestrial, volant.


General References

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. [170] (catalogue)

Lethierry, L. & Severin, G. 1893. Catalogue Général des Hémiptères. Tome I. Hétéroptères Pentatomidae. Bruxelles : F. Hayez xi 286 pp. [251] (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