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Colpocarena Stål, 1868

Discocephala (Colpocarena) Stål, 1868: 17.

Colpocarena: Kirkaldy, 1909: 215.

Type species: Sciocoris complanatus Burmeister, 1835, by monotypy.

Included Species:
Burmeister, 1835

    This genus has remained monotypic since its original description.  There is, however, a second undescribed species.  There are subtle, but distinct differences in the male genitalia, but the diagnostic character is the shape of the apex of the scutellum.

Colpocarena complanatus (Burmeister)

Colpocarena new species




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David A. Rider
Associate Professor of Entomology
North Dakota State University
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Fargo, ND 58105
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