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Subspecies Poecilometis nigriventris decoratus Gross, 1972

  • Poecilometis nigriventris decoratus 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 [126].
    Type data:
     Holotype QM T7034 , Townsville, QLD.
    Paratype(s) AM 2; NMV T4345 ; SAMA I20,598–I20,599 2.

 

Distribution

States

Queensland


Extra Distribution Information

QLD—Bowen, Brisbane, Cooktown, Laura.


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)

IBRA

Qld: Brigalow Belt North (BBN), Brigalow Belt South (BBS), Central Mackay Coast (CMC), Cape York Peninsula (CYP), Desert Uplands (DEU), Einasleigh Uplands (EIU), NSW North Coast (NNC), South Eastern Queensland (SEQ), Wet Tropics (WT)

Ecological Descriptors

Arboreal, diurnal, herbivore, 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)
15-Aug-2012 15-Aug-2012 MODIFIED
06-Jun-2012 MODIFIED