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Biographical & Type Information - T

Takeya, C. - Worked primarily on the Tingidae of Japan. PI: Ent. Dept., Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan (KUEC)

Tamanini, Livio (b. Feb. 25, 1907, Trentini, Italy; d. 1997) - Worked on both Coleoptera and Heteroptera; considered to be one of the most important Italian heteropterists of the 1900's. Published (1967) book on the fauna of Heteroptera of Italy.  He was one of the principal workers on the genus Velia (Veliidae), and he also produced monographs on the pentatomid genera Carpocoris, Codophila, and Dolycoris.  Collection is now deposited in MCRI (Martinelli 2000). Citations: Galvagni (1998) and Conci (1999).

Photo to the right: Livio Tamanini is on right; Adriano Rigotti is on the left.  Photos courtesy of Paride Dioli


Thomas, Cyrus (b. 1825; d. 1910) - Collection deposited in the U.S. National Museum of Natural History (USNM). Citations: Goding (1888), Anonymous (1906, 1910), Forbes (1910) and Rehn (1910), Howard (1930), Essig (1931), Weiss (1936), Osborn (1937), Mills (1958), and Mallis (1971).

Thomson, Carl Gustav (b. Oct. 13, 1824; d. Sept. 20, 1899) - Heteroptera deposited in the Museum of Zoology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden (MZLU). Citations: Anonymous (1899a-e), Verrall (1899), Bengtsson (1900), and Papavero (1975).

Thunberg, Carl Peter (b. 1743; d. 1828) - Collection deposited in 1885 in Universitets Zoologiska Institut, Uppsala, Sweden (UZIU). A few of his pentatomoid types described from South Africa have been located in the Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet, Stockholm, Sweden (NHRS). Citations: Dumril (1823), Anonymous (1829), Fe (1832), Rose (1850), Hagen (1857), Strecker (1878), Musgrave (1932), Hanstrm (1955), and Papavero (1971).

Todd, E. L. - Several publications on the Gelastocoridae.

Torre-Bueno, Jos Rollin de la (b. Oct. 6, 1871, Lima, Peru; d. May 3, 1948, Tucson, AZ, USA) - Collection deposited in the Snow Entomological Museum, University of Kansas, Lawrence (SEMC). Citations: Anonymous (1948), Hungerford (1948), Olsen (1948), Reminton (1948), Sherman (1948), and Mallis (1971).

Literature Cited

Researchers Genus Index Systematics Host Information
Bibliography Species Index Biographies & Type Info Natural Enemies
Catalogs Identifications Collection Lists Other resources
Number of Genera & Species Collected at Lights Maternal Care
Pentatomoids as Food or Medicine    




David A. Rider
Professor of Entomology
North Dakota State University
202 Hultz Hall
Fargo, ND 58105
E-Mail: David.Rider@ndsu.edu

updated: 30 Sep 2010 

Published by the Department of Entomology 

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