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Species Theseus grossi McDonald, 1988

  • Theseus grossi McDonald, F.J.D. 1988. Theseus grossi sp. n. (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) from Northern Australia. Journal of the Australian Entomological Society 27: 131-132 [131].
    Type data:
     Holotype QM T10911 , Flinders Riv[er], 40 km SW of Normanton, QLD.
    Paratype(s) EUQ 7; SAMA 6 .
  • Theseus purpurascens Baehr, M. 1989. Review of the Australian shield bug genus Theseus Stål. Spixiana (Munich) 11: 243-258 [254].
    Type data:
     Holotype BMNH , Behn River, E[ast] Kimberley, WA.
    Paratype(s) BMNH .

 

Taxonomic Decision for Synonymy

  • Baehr, M. 1989. Review of the Australian shield bug genus Theseus Stål. Spixiana (Munich) 11: 243-258 [265]

 

Distribution

States

Northern Territory, Western Australia


Extra Distribution Information

NT—Lake Woods, Roper River.


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)

IBRA

NT, WA: Arnhem Coast (ARC), Burt Plain (BRT), Central Arnhem (CA), Coolgardie (COO), Central Ranges (CR), Dampierland (DL), Davenport Murchison Ranges (DMR), Gibson Desert (GD), Gulf Fall and Uplands (GFU), Great Sandy Desert (GSD), Gulf Coastal (GUC), Gulf Plains (GUP), Great Victoria Desert (GVD), Hampton (HAM), Little Sandy Desert (LSD), Mitchell Grass Downs (MGD), Murchison (MUR), Nullarbor (NUL), Sturt Plateau (STU), Tanami (TAN)

Ecological Descriptors

Arboreal, herbivore (associated flora: Parkinsonia sp. [CAESALPINIACEAE]), sap-feeder, terrestrial, tropical, 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)
06-Nov-2013 Pentatominae 06-Nov-2013 MODIFIED
15-Aug-2012 06-Nov-2013 MODIFIED
06-Nov-2013 MODIFIED