Malcidae

Malcidae

[′mal·sə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A small family of Ethiopian and Oriental hemipternan insects in the superfamily Pentatomorpha.
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This family has phylogenetic affinities with the Cymidae, Ninidae, Colobathristidae and Malcidae (Henry 1997a, b).