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Lethocerus cordofanus (Mayr, 1852)

Имаго  Lethocerus cordofanus


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Paraneoptera order Hemiptera suborder Heteroptera infraorder Nepomorpha superfamily Nepoidea family Belostomatidae subfamily Lethocerinae genus Lethocerus subgenus Lethocerus → species Lethocerus cordofanus

Species name(s)

Lethocerus (Lethocerus) cordofanus (Mayr, 1852).



This species marks on the maps: 1.

Zoogeographical regions

Palaearctic, Ethiopic.

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Taxonomy, synonyms and combinations

  • Amorgius cordofanus = Belostoma cordofanum = Belostoma niloticum = Lethocerus fakir Gistel, 1848 [16].


  • Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gabon, Namibia, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Zambia [16].


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29.01.2016 19:01, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Zoogeographical regions: No formalized data → Palaearctic, Ethiopic.

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