Amnestus pusillus Uhler, 1876 new to Europe found in Italy (Heteroptera: Cydnidae)

Authors

  • Paride Dioli Museo Civico di Storia Naturale, Milano
  • Ernesto Pascotto AULSS n. 2 Marca Trevigiana, Treviso, Italy
  • Marco Uliana Museo di Storia Naturale di Venezia Giancarlo Ligabue, Venezia, Italy

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.13133/2284-4880/535

Keywords:

alien species, Burrower Bugs, Amnestus pusillus, Cydnidae, new records, Europe, Italy

Abstract

Specimens of Amnestus pusillus were collected in Veneto, Italy, at light. The species is of American origin and has been recorded previously out of its areal, in Iran and the Asian portion of Turkey. The present record is the first for Europe.

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Published

2021-11-30

How to Cite

Dioli, P., Pascotto, E., & Uliana, M. (2021). Amnestus pusillus Uhler, 1876 new to Europe found in Italy (Heteroptera: Cydnidae). Fragmenta Entomologica, 53(2), 419–422. https://doi.org/10.13133/2284-4880/535

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