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Species Tropidosteptes pacificus


Tropidosteptes pacificus (Van Duzee, 1921), another Nearctic mirid in Europe (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Miridae: Mirinae)
By Berend Aukema, Michael D.Schwartz, Kees Den Bieman,
Zootaxa 2135: 65 – 68, 2009

Tropidosteptes forestierae (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Miridae: Mirinae): A New Species of Plant Bug Injuring Ornamental Florida ..
By Thomas J.Henry, Doug L.Caldwell, Susan E.Halbert
Insecta Mundi 0240, 2012
Tropidosteptes forestierae(Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Miridae: Mirinae): A New Species of Plant Bug Injuring Ornamental Florida Swampprivet, Forestiera segregata (Oleaceae), in South Florida

On page 8: Key to the Species of Tropidosteptes Occurring in the Southeastern United State

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New species of Neoborus and Xenoborus (Hemiptera, Miridae)
By Knight, H. H.
Knight, H. H., 1929D. New species of Neoborus and Xenoborus (Hemiptera, Miridae). Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society 24: 1--11.

Myrmecomorphic Miridae on mistletoe: Phoradendrepulus myrmecomorphus, n. gen., n. sp., & redescr. of Pilophoropsis brachypterus
By Polhemus, D. A. and Polhemus, J. T.
Pan-Pacific Entomologist, 1985
Polhemus, D. A. and J. T. Polhemus. 1985
Myrmecomorphic Miridae (Hemiptera) on mistletoe: Phoradendrepulus myrmecomorphus, n. gen., n. sp., and a redescription of Pilophoropsis brachypterus Poppius
Pan-Pacific Entomologist 61(1):26-31

Descriptions of thirty new species and two new genera of North American Miridae (Hemiptera)
By Knight, H. H.
Knight, H. H., 1925A. Descriptions of thirty new species and two new genera of North American Miridae (Hemiptera). Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society 20: 33--58.

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New genera and species of North American Miridae (Hemiptera)
By H. H. Knight
Iowa State College Journal of Science 33(4):421-426, 1959
Knight, H. H. 1959. New genera and species of North American Miridae (Hemiptera). Iowa State College Journal of Science 33(4):421-426

Description of Anapus americanus and Chlamydatus ruficornis, and the genera Ballella and Beamerella.

New Synonymies And A New Combination In The North American Miridae Hemiptera Heteroptera
By T J Henry
Proceedings of The Entomological Society of Washington 84: 337-341, 1982
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deals with the following: Phytocoris discoidalis Henry, 1974 = P. dreisbachi Knight, 1974; Plagiognathus inopinus Knight, 1926 = P. albatus Van Duzee, 1915; Rhinocapsus miniatus Knight. 1923 = R. rubricans Provancher, 1887; and Texocoris secludis Schaffner. 1974 = Parthenicus nigrellus Knight, 1939.

Pithanus maerkeli (Herrich-Schaeffer) and Actitocoris signatus Reuter in North America (Hemiptera: Miridae)
By L.A. Kelton
The Canadian Entomologist 98: 1305-1307, 1966