Pentatominae

Rider, David A. & Swanson, Daniel R., 2021, A distributional synopsis of the Pentatomidae (Heteroptera) north of Mexico, including new state and provincial records, Zootaxa 5015 (1), pp. 1-69: 15

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5015.1.1

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03A9A276-1921-821C-FF6A-F890FD70FF3E

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scientific name

Pentatominae
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Pentatominae   : Carpocorini  

This is the largest tribe (most genera and species) in the Pentatomidae   , with members occuring throughout the Old and New Worlds. For North American genera, Blatchley (1926) and Torre-Bueno (1939b) provided keys that have now become somewhat outdated; more recently, McPherson (1982) included keys to the northeastern U.S. taxa, and Rider (2012) and Paiero et al. (2013) included keys to the taxa of the Dakotas and Ontario, respectively, which will help to identify most specimens at least to genus.