Photographic guide to New Zealand Heteroptera (Insecta: Hemiptera)
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How to cite this publication
Larivière M-C, Larochelle A 2012-2016. Photographic guide to New Zealand Heteroptera (Insecta: Hemiptera). http://www.nzhemiptera.com/home/Heteroptera/Heteroptera-Photos
Photos of 258 species of New Zealand Heteroptera, or approximately 80% of the known fauna, are provided here. They are arranged alphabetically by genera and species within each family album. Scale bars are 1 mm unless stated otherwise. When no scale bar is available body length is indicated in the photo caption.
In many cases this photographic guide provides an alternative way to browse photos published elsewhere by the authors. When this occurs the citation of the original publication is indicated in the photo caption.
The majority of holotype photos have originally been published on pages 225-275 in Larivière & Larochelle (2004: Fauna of New Zealand 50)'s catalogue, together with specimen label photos. Type photos are listed here under the current (valid) names of species. Information on original names and synonyms is available in the above catalogue.