Taxon profile


Green Shield Bug
Palomena prasina (Linnaeus, 1761)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - Insects »  order Hemiptera - bugs »  family Pentatomidae - shield bugs »  genus Palomena

Scientific synonyms

Cimex discolor Wolff, 1811
Cimex dissimilis Fabricius, 1781
Cimex prasinus Linnaeus, 1761
Cimex roseus Müller, 1776
Cimex viridis Harris, 1781
Palomena rhododactyla Horváth, 1883
Pentatoma subrubescens Gorski, 1852

Other names

= Common Green Shieldbugs


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Similar species

Palomena viridissima (Poda, 1761)

Subordinated taxa

Number of records: 1

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [454094]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Palomena prasina (Linnaeus, 1761)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ Hudec K., Kolibáč J., Laštůvka Z., Peňáz M. a kol. (2007): Příroda České republiky: průvodce faunou, Academia [as Palomena prasina]
CZ Kment P. (2013): Preliminary check-list of the Heteroptera of Czech Republic ver. 2013-02 [as Palomena prasina (Linnaeus, 1761)]

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