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A new species and a new record of the genus Acalypta (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Tingidae) from Japan

Laboratory of Entomology, Tokyo University of Agriculture, Kanagawa, Japan.
Hemiptera Tingidae Acalypta new species new record moss-feeding species taxonomy Japan


Two moss-feeding species of the lace bug genus Acalypta Westwood, 1840 (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Tingidae), are reported from Japan. Acalypta cooleyi Drake, 1917, is recorded for the first time from Japan (Honshu), and a new species, A. pallidicoronata sp. nov., is described from Tsushima Island.



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