Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Cephaloplatus (Cephaloplatus) elegans McDonald, 1992

  • Cephaloplatus elegans McDonald, F.J.D. 1992. Cephaloplatus elegans sp.n. (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) from Australia. Journal of the Australian Entomological Society 31: 223-225 [223].
    Type data:
     Holotype SAMA , Alice Springs, N.T. [Grid ref. 2678 1000].
    Paratype(s) SAMA 11.




Northern Territory

Extra Distribution Information

NT—Renner Springs district.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


NT: Burt Plain (BRT), Channel Country (CHC), Central Ranges (CR), Davenport Murchison Ranges (DMR), Finke (FIN), Great Sandy Desert (GSD), MacDonnell Ranges (MAC), Mitchell Grass Downs (MGD), Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields (SSD), Sturt Plateau (STU), Tanami (TAN)

Ecological Descriptors

Arboreal, arid, herbivore, nocturnal, sap-feeder, 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