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Species Cephaloplatus (Cephaloplatus) granulatus Bergroth, 1895

  • Cephaloplatus granulatus Bergroth, E. 1895. Contributions to a knowledge of the Rhynchota of Australia. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria ns 7: 287-302 [288] [incorrect original spelling as Cephaloplatys granulatus].
    Type data:
     Lectotype NMV T4117 , QLD.
    Subsequent designation references:
    Gross, G.F. 1970. A revision of the Australian pentatomid bugs of the genus Cephaloplatus White (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae: Pentatominae). Records of the South Australian Museum (Adelaide) 16: 1-58 [22].

 

Distribution

States

New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia


Extra Distribution Information

QLD—Julia Creek, Mulgowie Well, Rymple, NSW—Broken Hill, SA—Abminga Waterhole, Anna Creek, Balcanoona, Brachina Gorge, Clayton Crossing, Clifton Hills, Coongie Lake, Cooper Crossing, Gregory Creek, Innamincka, Lake Callabonna, Lake Eyre, Lake Palankarinna, Levi Creek, Mt Serle, Muloorina Station, Myrtle Springs, Oakden Hills, Purni Bore, Roseworthy, Roxby Downs, Strathearn Homestead, Warburton Creek, Wiljira National Park, Wirraminna Station, NT—Andado Station, Finke Gorge, Illamurta Spring Conservation Park, Ruby Gay National Park.


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)

IBRA

NSW, NT, Qld, SA: Burt Plain (BRT), Channel Country (CHC), Central Ranges (CR), Cape York Peninsula (CYP), Einasleigh Uplands (EIU), Eyre Yorke Block (EYB), Finke (FIN), Gawler (GAW), Gulf Plains (GUP), Great Victoria Desert (GVD), MacDonnell Ranges (MAC), Mitchell Grass Downs (MGD), Mount Isa Inlier (MII), Nullarbor (NUL), Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields (SSD), Stony Plains (STP)

Ecological Descriptors

Arboreal, herbivore, nocturnal, sap-feeder, terrestrial, volant.

 

General References

Gross, G.F. 1970. A revision of the Australian pentatomid bugs of the genus Cephaloplatus White (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae: Pentatominae). Records of the South Australian Museum (Adelaide) 16: 1-58 [22, fig. 5] (description)

Gross, G.F. 1976. Plant-feeding and Other Bugs (Hemiptera) of South Australia. Heteroptera. Adelaide : A.B. James Vol. 2 251-501 pp. [397, fig. 173] (description)

Kirkaldy, G.W. 1909. Catalogue of the Hemiptera (Heteroptera) with biological and anatomical references, lists of foodplants and parasites, etc. Prefaced by a discussion on nomenclature, and an analytical table of families. Cimicidae. Berlin : Felix L. Dames Vol. 1 xl 392 pp. [43] (catalogue)

 

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