Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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Species Poecilometis langloensis Gross, 1972

  • Poecilometis langloensis Gross, G.F. 1972. A revision of the species of Australian and New Guinea shield bugs formerly placed in the genera Poecilometis Dallas and Eumecopus Dallas (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae), with description of new species and selection of lectotypes. Australian Journal of Zoology Supplementary Series 15: 1-192 [59].
    Type data:
     Holotype NMV T4332 , Tyrone Homestead, 3 miles E of Langlo Crossing, QLD.
    Paratype(s) NMV T4333 .





Extra Distribution Information

Known only from type locality.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Qld: Channel Country (CHC), Mitchell Grass Downs (MGD), Mount Isa Inlier (MII), Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields (SSD)

Ecological Descriptors

Arboreal, arid, herbivore, sap-feeder, subtropical, terrestrial, volant.


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