Lygaeoidea


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Lygaeoidea

[‚lī·jē′ȯid·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A superfamily of pentatomorphan insects having four-segmented antennae and ocelli.
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hyalinipennis Costa is a member of family Oxycarenidae and superfamily Lygaeoidea (Henry, 1997).
Dellape & Melo (2008) described a new species of Catenes (Lygaeoidea, Rhyparochromidae); included in the type series was a male collected by us in Ecuador on a carrion-baited butterfly trap.
Revision of Laryngodus Herrich-Schaeffer, an Allocasuarina feeder, with comments on its biology and the classification of the family (Heteroptera: Lygaeoidea: Rhyparochromidae).
Resumen: Lygaeoidea es uno de los grupos mas numerosos del suborden Heteroptera pero, a raiz de su diversidad, no hay hasta el momento en Colombia estudios que sinteticen la informacion taxonomica del grupo.
Entre estos se destaca el trabajo de HENRY (1997a), quien reconoce seis superfamilias (Aradoidea, Coreoidea, Idiostoloidea, Lygaeoidea, Pentatomoidea y Pyrrhocoroidea) y plantea la polifilia de Lygaeidae (sensu SCHUH & SLATER, 1995).
Description of the immature stages of Froeschneria piligera (Stal) (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Lygaeoidea: Rhyparochromidae: Myodochini), its distribution in Mexico and notes on its biology.
Oxycarenus hyalinipennis is a member of the infraorder Pentatomomorpha (superfamily Lygaeoidea; family Oxycarenidae) in which the phylogenetic relations at the level of superfamilies is considered uncertain (Li et al.
The genera of Myodochini (Hemiptera: Lygaeoidea: Rhyparochromidae) from Colombia anda key with illustrations
Rediscovery of Ligyrocoris slossoni (Hemiptera: Lygaeoidea: Rhyparochromidae), a rarely collected seed bug considered precinctive in Florida.