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Species Menida personata Distant, 1881

  • Menida personata Distant, W.L. 1881. Rhynchota from the Australian & Pacific Regions. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London 1881: 211-218 [217].
    Type data:
     Holotype BMNH , Peak Downs, QLD.

 

Distribution

States

Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia


Extra Distribution Information

QLD—Cunnamulla, SA—Emu, WA—Canning Stock Route, Coolgardie, Cue, Gill Pinnacle, NT—Areyonga, Finke River, Illamurta Spring Conservation Park, MacDonnell Downs.


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)

IBRA

NT, Qld, SA, WA: Brigalow Belt South (BBS), Burt Plain (BRT), Channel Country (CHC), Coolgardie (COO), Central Ranges (CR), Dampierland (DL), Davenport Murchison Ranges (DMR), Darling Riverine Plains (DRP), Eyre Yorke Block (EYB), Finke (FIN), Gawler (GAW), Gibson Desert (GD), Great Sandy Desert (GSD), Great Victoria Desert (GVD), Hampton (HAM), Little Sandy Desert (LSD), MacDonnell Ranges (MAC), Mitchell Grass Downs (MGD), Mount Isa Inlier (MII), Mulga Lands (ML), Murchison (MUR), Nandewar (NAN), Nullarbor (NUL), Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields (SSD), Stony Plains (STP), Sturt Plateau (STU), Tanami (TAN)

Ecological Descriptors

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

 

General References

Gross, G.F. 1976. Plant-feeding and Other Bugs (Hemiptera) of South Australia. Heteroptera. Adelaide : A.B. James Vol. 2 251-501 pp. [441 fig. 196] (description, habitus)

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. [133] (catalogue)

Lethierry, L. & Severin, G. 1893. Catalogue Général des Hémiptères. Tome I. Hétéroptères Pentatomidae. Bruxelles : F. Hayez xi 286 pp. [174] (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