Redescription of a predatory stink bug, Amyotea malabarica (Fabricius, 1775) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae: Asopinae)

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Amyotea Ellenrieder, male genitalia, female genitalia, eggs, variability


The genus Amyotea Ellenrieder, 1862 (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae: Asopinae), along with the species Amyotea malabarica (Fabricius, 1775) is redescribed. The male and female genitalia of the same is described and illustrated. A slightly modified procedure for the dissection of male genitalia is also given.


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Salini, S. (2017). Redescription of a predatory stink bug, <i>Amyotea malabarica</i> (Fabricius, 1775) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae: Asopinae). Journal of Biological Control, 30(4), 240–247.



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