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A new genus to accommodate the misplaced Nearctic species Hoplomachus affiguratus (Uhler, 1895) (Heteroptera: Miridae: Phylinae)

Apdo. 70 P.K.; E-20150 Villabona (Gipuzkoa)
Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle, Département Adaptation du Vivant, MECADEV, UMR7179 MNHN/CNRS, C.P. 50, Entomologie, 57 rue Cuvier, F-75231 Paris cedex 05
Hemiptera Heteroptera Miridae Phylinae Hoplomachus Fieber 1858 affiguratus Uhler 1895 Delphiphylus n. gen.


Following the revision of the three Palaearctic species of the genus Hoplomachus, it appeared that the sole Nearctic species Hoplomachus affiguratus is misplaced in this genus. In addition to a redescription of its external morphology, the male and female genitalia are illustrated for the first time. A generic level analysis of presumedly related Phylinae lead us to erect Delphiphylus n. gen. with its only included species Delphiphylus affiguratus (Uhler, 1895) n. comb.



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