Coridius viduatus (Fabricius, 1794),

Ghahari, Hassan, Moulet, Pierre & Rider, David A., 2014, An annotated catalog of the Iranian Pentatomoidea (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Pentatomomorpha), Zootaxa 3837 (1), pp. 1-95: 10

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3837.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:848FCF21-B70B-401F-ABC2-F9BE1F9DBFFC

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/645987E6-AF28-FFD3-5ECA-FB2EDC483885

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Plazi

scientific name

Coridius viduatus (Fabricius, 1794)
status

 

Coridius viduatus (Fabricius, 1794) 

Cimex viduatus Fabricius, 1794: 117  ; Pentatoma nigroviolacea Palisot  de Beauvois, 1807: 83; Aspongopus unicolor  Herrich- Schaeffer, 1839: 93; Aspongopus melanopterus Herrich-Schaeffer, 1844: 78  ; Aspongopus niger Fieber, 1861: 330  ; Aspongopus japetus Distant, 1889: 387  ; Aspongopus assar Kirkaldy, 1899: 47  .

Distribution in Iran. Hormozgan ( Hoberlandt 1955, 1997; Safavi 1959), Khuzestan ( Safavi 1959; Farahbakhsh 1961; Modarres Awal 1997 b), Mazandaran (Sakenin et al. 2008), Sistan & Baluchestan ( Hoberlandt 1955, 1997; Safavi 1959; Farahbakhsh 1961; Modarres Awal 1997 b), Northern and Northwestern Iran (no locality cited) ( Safavi 1976; Modarres Awal 1997 b; Derjanschi & Péricart 2005; Lis 2006 b).

General distribution. Eastern Mediterranean basin, Egypt (Sinai), Lybia, Near East, Arabian Peninsula, Ethiopian Africa including, Oman.

Host plants. On melon and other truck crops ( Farahbakhsh 1961; Modarres Awal 1997 b), Citrullus vulgaris  ( Cucurbitaceae  ) (Sakenin et al. 2008), and destroys the cultures of watermelons, cucumbers, marrows ( Derjanschi & Péricart 2005).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Dinidoridae

Genus

Coridius

Loc

Coridius viduatus (Fabricius, 1794)

Ghahari, Hassan, Moulet, Pierre & Rider, David A. 2014
2014
Loc

Aspongopus assar

Kirkaldy 1899: 47
1899
Loc

Aspongopus japetus

Distant 1889: 387
1889
Loc

Aspongopus niger

Fieber 1861: 330
1861
Loc

Aspongopus melanopterus

Herrich-Schaeffer 1844: 78
1844
Loc

Cimex viduatus

Fabricius 1794: 117
1794