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Shield bug - Acanthosomatidae
Shield bug - Acanthosomatidae



Genera65
Species225
Common namesAcanthosomatids, Shield bugs, Shieldbugs
German namesStachelwanzen, Kielwanzen, Bauchkielwanzen
Dutch namesKielwantsen, Schildwantsen
Danish namesLøvtæger
Finnish namesLehväluteet
Norwegian namesTornteger
Swedish namesKölskinnbaggar
AuthorSignoret, 1864
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

Cenozoic


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Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Mexico, Mongolia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, USA, Ukraine, United Kingdom
Links and ReferencesAcanthosomatidae in bie.ala.org.au
Acanthosomatidae in faunaeur.org
Acanthosomatidae in itis.gov
Acanthosomatidae in dyntaxa.se
Acanthosomatidae in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Shield bug - Acanthosomatidae
Quick search: Acanthosomatidae - Bug - Shield
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderParaneoptera
OrderHemiptera
Hemipterans, True bugs, Cicadas, Aphids, Hoppers, Allies, Bugs
SuborderHeteroptera
True bugs, Bugs, Gerrids
InfraorderPentatomomorpha
SuperfamilyPentatomoidea
FamilyAcanthosomatidae
Acanthosomatids, Shield bugs, Shieldbugs
AuthorSignoret, 1864
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Keywords
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