Family Cydnidae (Burrowing Bugs)

Subfamily Cydninae
Tribe Geotomini

Genus Macroscytus 


Genus Adrisa

Pending ID – Cydnidae

#1. Nymph
Late November 2011
Cydnidae  Cydnidae


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Lis, J. A. 1993. On Byrsinus Fieber and Microporus Uhler, two allied cydnid genera (Heteroptera: Cydnidae). Annals of the Upper Silesian Museum, Entomology 4: 79-98.

Lis, J. A. 1995. Studies on Cydnidae of the Australian Region V. The genus Chilocoris Mayr in Australia, Tasmania and Moluccas (Heteroptera). Bonner Zoologische Beiträge 45: 225-230.

Lis, J. A. 1995. A synonymic list of burrower bugs of the Australian Region (Heteroptera: Cydnidae). Genus (Wroclaw) 6: 137-149.

Lis, J. A. 1999. A revision of the Australian genus Eulonips Lis, with descriptions of three new species (Heteroptera: Cydnidae). Polskie Pismo Entomologiczne 68: 29-39.

Lis, J. A. 2000. A revision of the burrower-bug genus Macroscytus Fieber, 1860 (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Cydnidae). Genus (Wroclaw) 11: 359-509.

Lis, J. A. & Webb, M. 2007. Redescription of the burrower bug Adrisa sepulchralis (Erichson, 1842) (Insecta : Hemiptera : Cydnidae), based on the only known male (recently introduced to the UK from Australia), and the lectotype from Tasmania. Entomologist’s Monthly Magazine 143: 59-65.