Heterogaster radobojanus Heer 1853 (milkweed bug)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Lygaeidae

Full reference: O. Heer. 1853. Die Insektenfauna der Tertiärgebilde von Oeningen und von Radoboj in Croatien. Dritte Theil: Rhynchoten 1-138

Belongs to Heterogaster according to N. Theobald 1937

See also Heer 1853

Sister taxa: Heterogaster antiquus, Heterogaster breviscutatus, Heterogaster famosus, Heterogaster pumilio, Heterogaster redivivus, Heterogaster sundgoviensis, Heterogaster tristis, Heterogaster troglodytes

Type specimen: Its type locality is Radoboj (Grätz Collection), which is in a Sarmatian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal limestone in Croatia

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Miocene of Croatia (1 collection)

• Oligocene of France (1), Germany (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.