Dictyotus caenosus

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Dictyotus caenosus


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
Cladus: Pancrustacea
Cladus: Allotriocarida
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Paraneoptera
Superordo: Condylognatha
Ordo: Hemiptera
Subordo: Heteroptera
Infraordo: Pentatomomorpha
Superfamilia: Pentatomoidea

Familia: Pentatomidae
Subfamilia: Pentatominae
Tribus: Myrocheini
Genus: Dictyotus
Species: Dictyotus caenosus



Dictyotus caenosus (Westwood, 1837: 42) (Attributed to Hope)

  • Original genus: Pentatoma Olivier, 1789
  • Original status: Valid species
  • Type locality: 'Nova Hollandia' [AUSTRALIA]
  • ZooBank: [1]




  • Westwood, J.O., 1837. In: Hope, F. W.. A Catalogue of Hemiptera in the Collection of the Rev. F. W. Hope, M. A. with Short Latin Diagnoses of the New Species. London. Pt. 1: 1–46. BHL. Reference page
  • Dallas, W.S. 1851. List of the specimens of hemipterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part 1. London: Printed by order of the Trustees. DOI: 10.5962/bhl.title.20373. BHL.Reference page
  • Butler, A.G. 1874. Insects of New Zealand. Pp. 25-51, plates 5-10 in: Richardson, J.; Gray, J.E. (eds) (1844-1875) The zoology of the voyage of H.M.S. Erebus & Terror, under the command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross, R.N., F.R.S., during the years 1839 to 1843. Vol. II. Reptiles, fishes, Crustacea, insects, Mollusca. London: E.W. Janson. BHL Reference page