Berytidae


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Berytidae

[bə′rid·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The stilt bugs, a small family of hemipteran insects in the superfamily Pentatomorpha.
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Heteropteres Coreidae, Berytidae, Lygaeidae, Pyrrhocoridae.
Comentarios: Parajalysus comprende doce especies, lo que lo convierte en el genero de mayor riqueza entre los Berytidae del Nuevo Mundo (Henry 1997b).
A Dimitri Forero (Heteropteran Systematics Laboratory, University of California Riverside --USA) por brindamos importantes registros de Berytidae provenientes del IAvH y del ICN.
Blattodea Blattellidae Ischnoptera Blattodea Blattellidae Parcoblatta Hemiptera Aradidae Mezira Hemiptera Belostomatidae Lethocerus Hemiptera Berytidae Jalysus Hemiptera Coreidae Acanthocephala Hemiptera Coreidae Leptoglossus Hemiptera Corixidae Hesperocorixa Hemiptera Corixidae Sigara Hemiptera Corixidae Trichocorixa Hemiptera Gerridae Gerris Hemiptera Hydrometridae Hydrometra Hemiptera Lygaeidae Kleidocerys?
Familia Abundancia Morfoespecies J AF-CT M Total Alydidae 8 2 0 10 1 Anthocoridae 0 1 0 1 1 Aradidae 0 1 0 1 1 Berytidae 2 0 0 2 1 Coreidae 1(1) 1(1) 3(2) 5 3 Geocoridae 3 1 0 4 1 Lygaeidae 3 0 0 3 2 Miridae 76(14) 9(6) 3(3) 88 20 Pentatomidae 15(8) 27(30) 5(2) 47 16 Pyrrhocoridae 2(1) 8(2) 1(0 11 2 Reduviidae 8(4) 19(8) 1(1) 28 11 Rhyparochromidae 59(1) 1(1) 1(1) 61 2 Rhopalidae 0 1 1 2 1 Scutelleridae 1 0 0 1 1 Scutelleridae 178 71 15 264 63 Tabla 3.
La familia Berytidae es cosmopolita y esta integrada por chinches alargadas, con cuerpo generalmente cilindrico y con antenas y patas muy largas.
Palabras clave: Heteroptera, Berytidae, nuevo genero, nueva especie, Peru.
Worldwide, stilt bugs are a relatively small group of unusual hemipterans, or true bugs, in the family Berytidae.
While some members of the Berytidae family are beneficial and prey on crop pests such as aphids, mites, cotton budworm, and tomato hornworm, others are serious pests of tomato, cotton, and cacao.
Henry's main interest was to elucidate the relationships among the Lygaeoidea and to test the monophyly of this group, while looking for a sister group relationship for the Berytidae.
Family Genus Species Alydidae Alvdus eurinus (say) Alydidae Ahatus pilosulus (Herrich- Schaeffer) Aradidae Mezira granulata (Say) Belostomatidae Lethocerus griseus (Say) Berytidae Jalysus wickhami Van Duzee Coreidae Acanthocephala femorata (F.