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Genus Elasmostethus Fieber, 1861

  • Elasmostethus Fieber, F.X. 1861. Die europäischen Hemiptera: Halbflügler (Rhynchota Heteroptera). Nach der analytischen Methode bearbeitet. Wien : C. Gerold vi 1-112 pp. [Date published 1861: dated 1860] [78].
    Type species:
     Cimex dentatus De Geer, 1773 (=Cimex interstinctus Linnaeus, 1758) by subsequent designation, see Stål, C. 1864. Hemiptera nonnulla nova vel minus cognita. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 4 4: 47-68 [54].
  • Cyphostethus Fieber, F.X. 1861. Die europäischen Hemiptera: Halbflügler (Rhynchota Heteroptera). Nach der analytischen Methode bearbeitet. Wien : C. Gerold vi 1-112 pp. [Date published 1861: dated 1860] [78].
    Type species:
     Cimex lituratus Fabricius, 1803 (=Cimex tristriatus Fabricius, 1787) by monotypy.
  • Oxydalus Mulsant, E. & Rey, C. 1866. Histoire Naturelle des Punaises de France, Pentatomides. Paris : F. Savy & Deyrolle Vol. 2 372 pp. 2 pls. [247].
    Type species:
     Cimex dentatus De Geer, 1773 (=Cimex interstinctus Linnaeus, 1758) by monotypy.
  • Elasmatostethus Marshall, T.A. 1868. A few more words on bad spelling. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 4: 280-282 [281] [unjustified emendation of Elasmostethus Fiever, 1860].
    Type species:
     Cimex dentatus De Geer, 1773 (=Cimex interstinctus Linnaeus, 1758) by subsequent designation, see Stål, C. 1864. Hemiptera nonnulla nova vel minus cognita. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 4 4: 47-68 [54].
  • Stictocarenus Stål, C. 1871. Hemiptera insularum Philippinarum. Bidrag till Philippinska öarnes Hemipter-fauna. Öfversigt af Kongelige Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 27: 607-776 [638].
    Type species:
     Rhynocoris ligatus Erichson, 1842 by monotypy.
  • Dichobothrium Breddin, G. 1903. Missdeutete und neue Hemipteren-Arten der indo-australischen Fauna. Sitzungsberichte der Gesellschaft Naturforschender Freunde zu Berlin 1903: 195-223 [207].
    Type species:
     Dichobothrium sastragaloides Breddin, 1903 by subsequent designation, see 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. [174].
  • Ditaenius Bergroth, E. 1912. Additions to C. Stål's "Hemiptera Fabriciana". Entomologiske Meddelelser 2 4: 356-363 [361].
    Type species:
     Cimex emeritus Fabricius, 1775 by monotypy.

 

Taxonomic Decision for Synonymy

  • Stål, C. 1868. Hemiptera Fabriciana. Fabricianska Hemipterarter, efter de i Köpenhamn och Kiel förvarade typexemplaren granskade och beskrifne. 1. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Academiens Nya Handlingar, Stockholm 7(11): 1-148 [39] (synonymy of Oxydalis)
  • Kumar, R. 1974. A revision of world Acanthosomatidae (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae): keys to and descriptions of subfamilies, tribes and genera, with designation of types. Australian Journal of Zoology Supplementary Series 34: 1-60 [51] (synonymy of Cyphostethus, Stictocarenus, Dichobothrium and Ditaenius)

 

Distribution

States

New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)

IBRA

NSW, Qld, SA, Tas, Vic, WA: Australian Alps (AA), Avon Wheatbelt (AW), Brigalow Belt North (BBN), Brigalow Belt South (BBS), Ben Lomond (BEL), Carnarvon (CAR), Central Mackay Coast (CMC), Cape York Peninsula (CYP), Desert Uplands (DEU), Einasleigh Uplands (EIU), Esperance Plains (ESP), Eyre Yorke Block (EYB), Flinders Lofty Block (FLB), Flinders (FLI), Gascoyne (GAS), Gawler (GAW), Geraldton Sandplains (GS), Jarrah Forest (JF), Kanmantoo (KAN), King (KIN), Mallee (MAL), Murray Darling Depression (MDD), Murchison (MUR), Naracoorte Coastal Plain (NCP), NSW North Coast (NNC), Pilbara (PIL), Sydney Basin (SB), South East Coastal Plain (SCP), South East Corner (SEC), South Eastern Highlands (SEH), South Eastern Queensland (SEQ), Swan Coastal Plain (SWA), Tasmanian Central Highlands (TCH), Tasmanian Northern Midlands (TNM), Tasmanian Northern Slopes (TNS), Tasmanian South East (TSE), Tasmanian Southern Ranges (TSR), Tasmanian West (TWE), Victorian Midlands (VM), Victorian Volcanic Plain (VVP), Warren (WAR), Wet Tropics (WT), Yalgoo (YAL)

Distribution References

  • Kumar, R. 1974. A revision of world Acanthosomatidae (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae): keys to and descriptions of subfamilies, tribes and genera, with designation of types. Australian Journal of Zoology Supplementary Series 34: 1-60 [52]

General References

Ahmad, I. & Moizuddin, M. 1990. A revision of Acanthosomatidae (Hemiptera: Pentatomomorpha: Pentatomoidea) from Indo-Pakistan area with a cladistic analysis of the genera. Oriental Insects 24: 267-304 [270] (presenting alternative taxonomic arrangement Oxydalus as junior synonym of Acanthosoma Curtis, 1824)

Ahmad, I. & Moizuddin, M. 1990. A revision of Acanthosomatidae (Hemiptera: Pentatomomorpha: Pentatomoidea) from Indo-Pakistan area with a cladistic analysis of the genera. Oriental Insects 24: 267-304 [275] (description, synonymy)

Kumar, R. 1974. A revision of world Acanthosomatidae (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae): keys to and descriptions of subfamilies, tribes and genera, with designation of types. Australian Journal of Zoology Supplementary Series 34: 1-60 [52] (description)

Lethierry, L. & Severin, G. 1893. Catalogue Général des Hémiptères. Tome I. Hétéroptères Pentatomidae. Bruxelles : F. Hayez xi 286 pp. [255] (catalogue)

Stål, C. 1876. Enumeratio Hemipterorum. Bidrag till en förteckning öfver aller hittills kända Hemiptera, jemte systematiska meddelanden. 5. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Academiens Nya Handlingar, Stockholm 14(4): 1-162 [114] (presenting alternative taxonomic arrangement as junior synonym of Clinocoris Hahn, 1834)

Thomas, D.B. 1991. The Acanthosomatidae (Heteroptera) of North America. Pan-Pacific Entomologist 67(3): 159-170 [165] (diagnosis, synonymy)

 

History of changes

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