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


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  • National Bureau of Agricultural Insect Resources, Bangalore, Karnataka, 560024, India

Abstract

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.

Keywords

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

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