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Chlorochroa ligata (Say, 1831)


Pentatoma ligata Say, 1831: 5.

Cimex rufocinctus Herrich-Schäffer, 1839: 94, fig. 436. (syn. by Stål, 1872)

Pentatoma rufocinctum: Herrich-Schäffer, 1844: 96.

Pentatoma marginalis Walker, 1867: 288. (syn. by Stål, 1872)

Cimex rubromarginatus Kuschakewitsch, 1870: 101, pl. 2 fig. 4. (syn. by Kirkaldy, 1909)

Lioderma (Chlorochroa) ligata: Stål, 1872: 33.

Chlorochroa ligata: Uhler, 1876: 288, pl. 19 fig. 11.

Rhytidolomia (Chlorochroa) ligata: Kirkaldy, 1909: 54, 379.

Pitedia ligata: Goedan & Ricker, 1968: 70.

Distribution: Canada (AB, BC, MB, NW, PQ, SK), Mexico (Aguascalientes, Baja California, Baja California Sur, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Morelos, Nuevo Leon, Puebla, Sonora, Zacatecas), United States (AR, AZ, CA, CO, ID, KS, MO, MT, NM, NV, NY, OR, PA, SD, TX, UT, WA).

Type Material: Pentatoma ligata Say, 1831: ST(S), Missouri, probably destroyed. Cimex rufocinctus Herrich-Schäffer, 1839: ST(S), Mexico, [probably destroyed]. Pentatoma marginalis Walker, 1867: STS (2): North America (1), BMNH; Mexico (1), BMNH.

Common Name: conchuela.


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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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