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Chinavia hilaris (Say, 1831)

Chinavia hilaris (Say)
Photo courtesy of Larvalbug


Pentatoma hilaris Say, 1831: 5-6.

Rhaphigaster (Nezara) Sarpinus Dallas, 1851: 276. (syn. by Stål, 1872)

Nezara hilaris: Stål, 1872: 42.

Nezara (Acrosternum) hilaris: Kirkaldy, 1909: 119, 380.

Acrosternum hilare: Parshley, 1915: 175.

Acrosternum (Chinavia) hilare: Rolston, 1983: 107, 155-157, figs. 164-170.

Distribution: Canada (ON, PQ), Mexico (Jalisco?, Nuevo Leon), United States (AR, AZ, CA, CN, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, TX, UT, VA).

Type Material: Pentatoma hilaris Say, 1831: STS, (%, &), Indiana, Louisiana, Missouri, probably destroyed. Rhaphigaster sarpinus Dallas, 1851: ST(S), %, Cincinnati [Ohio], BMNH.

Common Name: Green Stink Bug.


Specimens Examined:


Chinavia hilaris (Say) nymph
Photo courtesy of Larvalbug



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David A. Rider
Professor of Entomology
North Dakota State University
E-Mail: David.Rider@ndsu.edu

updated: 28 Aug 2009 

Published by the Department of Entomology 

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