Taxonavigation: Pentatomoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Superclassis: Allotriocarida
Classis: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Paraneoptera
Superordo: Condylognatha
Ordo: Hemiptera
Subordo: Heteroptera
Infraordo: Pentatomomorpha
Superfamilia: Pentatomoidea

Familia: Cydnidae
Subfamilia: Cephalocteinae
Tribus (2): Cephalocteini - Scaptocorini

Overview of genera (8)Edit

Afroropus – Atarsocoris – Cephalocteus – Heissocteus – Pseudostibaropus – Scaptocoris – Schiodtella – Stibaropus


  • Cephalocteinae


selected referencesEdit

  • Lis, J.A. 1999: Taxonomy and phylogeny of Cephalocteinae with a reference to their historical biogeography (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Cydnidae). Polish journal of entomology, 68(2): 111–131. [not seen]
  • Lis, J.A.; Hohol-Kilinkiewicz, A. 2001: Abdominal trichobothrial pattern and its taxonomic and phylogenetic significance in Cephalocteinae (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Cydnidae). Annales zoologici, 51(3): 293–297. abstract only seen