Family Scutelleridae (Shield-backed, Jewel Bugs)

Composed of five subfamilies.

Subfamily Scutellerinae

Scutiphora pedicellata
A single Australian species is described in this genus.



Daley, E. 2007. Wings an introduction to Tasmania’s winged insects. Riffles Pty Ltd, Buckland Tasmania.

McDonald, F. J. D. and Cassis, G. 1984. Revision of the Australian Scutelleridae Leach (Hemiptera). Australian Journal of Zoology 32: 537-72.