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Plautia crossota (Dallas, 1951)


Cimex fimbriatus Fabricius, 1787: 295. (primary junior homonym of Cimex fimbriatus Thunberg, 1783, Dismegistus [unplaced])

Cydnus fimbriatus: Billberg, 1820: 70.

Pentatoma fimbriata: Westwood, 1837: 9, 39.

Pentatoma fimbriolatum Herrich-Schäffer, 1844: 95, 96, 102, fig. 768. (new name for Cimex fimbriatus Fabricius, 1787; primary junior homonym of Pentatoma fimbriolata Germar, 1838, Eurydema dominulm dominulum [Strachiini])

Pentatoma crossota Dallas, 1851: 252. (syn. by Stål, 1876)

Plautia fimbriata: Stål, 1865: 191-192.

Rhaphigaster rufoviridis Walker, 1867: 364. (syn. by Distant, 1900)

Nezara rubripennis Jakovlev, 1890: 544-545. (syn. by Kiritshenko, 1912)

Strachia fimbriata: Kirby, 1891: 85.

Plautia crossota: Kirkaldy, 1909: 124, 381.

Plautia elegans Linnavuori, 1975: 114, figs. 74a, 82a, b, 84b. (syn. by Roche, 1979)

Distribution: Afghanistan, Cambodia, China (Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hainan, Hubei, Hunan, Sichuan, Xizang, Yunnan), Congo, Gambia, India (Assam, Maharashtra, Nagaland, Orissa, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal), Indonesia (Celebes, Java, Sumatra), Japan, Macao, Madagascar, Malaysia (Malacca), Myanmar, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand. OC: Indonesia (Moluccas).

Type Material: Cimex fimbriatus Fabricius, 1787: STS (2), China, ZMUC (in Kiel collection). Pentatoma crossota Dallas, 1851: STS (at least 2), ♂, ♀, N. Bengal, BMNH; ?Philippines, BMNH. Rhaphigaster rufoviridis Walker, 1867: HT, Gambia, BMNH. Nezara rubripennis Jakovlev, 1890: HT, China, Sichuan Prov., Shuijingbao [region between Songpan and Pinwu], ZMAS. Plautia elegans Linnavuori, 1975: HT ♀, Sudan, Blue Nile, Ingessana, Linnavuori collection [now in AMNH]; 1♂ PT.







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David A. Rider
Professor of Entomology
North Dakota State University
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Fargo, ND 58105
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updated: 31 Aug 2005 

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