European Journal of Taxonomy
2016 (253) - Pages 1-27 (EJT-253)
22 December 2016
The Australian endemic staphylinoid plant bug genus Carvalhoma Slater & Gross, 1977 is revised. The genus is redescribed and its systematic position within Cylapinae is discussed. Carvalhoma malcolmae Slater & Gross, 1977 and C. taplini Slater & Gross, 1977 are redescribed. Three species, C. ovatum sp. nov., C. parvum sp. nov., and C. weiri sp. nov., are described as new to science. A key to species, digital habitus images, SEM images, drawings of male and female genitalia and distribution map are provided.
New species, key, description, taxonomy, diagnosis.
NAMYATOVA A. A. & CASSIS G. 2016. — Revision of the staphylinoid and ground-dwelling genus Carvalhoma Slater & Gross (Insecta: Heteroptera: Miridae: Cylapinae) of Australia. European Journal of Taxonomy 2016 (253): 1-27 (EJT-253). https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2016.253