Physoderes Westwood

Cao, Liangming, Tomokuni, Masaaki & Cai, Wanzhi, 2011, Taxonomic notes on Physoderinae (Heteroptera: Reduviidae) from China, Zootaxa 2888, pp. 23-30 : 23-24

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.201129

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6183385

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/D9598780-FF98-FFFE-48BF-8C35FAB1BFCA

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scientific name

Physoderes Westwood
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Genus Physoderes Westwood

Physoderes Westwood 1846: 67 ; Kirkaldy 1900: 241; Miller 1954: 82; Maldonado-Capriles 1990: 379. Epirodera Westwood 1847: 247 ; Stål 1874: 66; Distant 1904: 247. Synonymized by Kirkaldy 1900: 241.

Type species. Epirodera notata Westwood = Physoderes notata (Westwood) .

Diagnosis. Body ovate. Head constricted behind eyes; anteocular portion distinctly longer than postocular portion. Antennae short, inserted laterally, far from eyes; first antennal segment not surpassing apex of head; second visible labial segment longest. Pronotum constricted at or behind middle; anterior lobe broader or narrower than, or equal to posterior lobe, posterior angles semicircular, prominent backward. Scutellum with apex laterally produced. Fore femora incrassated, with tubers beneath; spongy furrow absent.

Distribution. Oriental Region (36 species), New Guinea (2 species), and Madagascar (1 species).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Reduviidae

Loc

Physoderes Westwood

Cao, Liangming, Tomokuni, Masaaki & Cai, Wanzhi 2011
2011
Loc

Physoderes

Maldonado-Capriles 1990: 379
Miller 1954: 82
Kirkaldy 1900: 241
Kirkaldy 1900: 241
Stal 1874: 66
Westwood 1847: 247
Westwood 1846: 67
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