beetlelike, strongly convex, often as broad or broader than long, antennae appear 4-segmented, scutellum covers abdomen completely, wings very long and folding under scutellum, tarsi 2-segmented(3)
an Old World family (mostly tropical/subtropical, with some Coptosoma spp. ranging into temperate Palaearctic(3)), most diverse in se. Asia(2); represented in the New World by a single recently introduced species(1)
Contributed by v belov on 5 August, 2010 - 1:58pm Last updated 27 October, 2014 - 9:50am
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