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Taxonomic Notes on the Alydidae (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) From Guam and Surrounding Areas
- Schaefer, Carl W., Zack, Richard S.
- Annals of the Entomological Society of America 2010 v.103 no.5 pp. 706-710
- Leptocorisa, Riptortus, Guam
- Melanacanthus margineguttatus Distant and Riptortus macleani Schaffner (both Alydinae) and Leptocorisa oratorio (F.) (Micrelytrinae: Leptocorisini) are recorded from Guam, the last for the first time. Melanacanthus and M. margineguttatus are redescribed; Melanacanthus is compared with other alydine genera; R. macleani and L. oratoria are compared with related species; and some biological notes from the literature are discussed.