Taxon profile


Blue Bug
Zicrona caerulea (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cimex caerulea Linnaeus, 1758
Cimex chalybeus Gmelin, 1790
Pentatoma concinna Westwood, 1837
Pentatoma violacea Westwood, 1837
Zicrona cuprea Dallas, 1851
Zicrona illustris Amyot & Serville, 1843



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Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [454271]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Zicrona caerulea (Linnaeus, 1758)]
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 Zicrona caerulea]
CZ Kment P. (2013): Preliminary check-list of the Heteroptera of Czech Republic ver. 2013-02 [as Zicrona caerulea (Linnaeus, 1758)]

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