Various observations on some biological character of Oxycarenus hyalinipennis (A. Costa, 1843) (Hemiptera: Lygaeoidea: Oxycarenidae) in South-Eastern Turkey

Abstract :

The present study was carried out in Diyarbakır (Sur district) province in Southeastern Anatolia Region of Turkey in 2019. Adults, nymphs and eggs of Heteroptera were collected on Alcea spp in Diyarbakır province of Turkey during September-October 2019 and brought to the laboratory for rearing. The nymphs were reared at the temperature of 26±1°C, relative humidity of 65±5, and illumination of 3500 lux for 16 hours per day. The species has been classified, at the adult stage, as Oxycarenus hyalinipennis (A. Costa, 1843).


Keyword :

O. hyalinipennis, new host plant record, Oxycarenidae, Turkey


Author(s) : Bolu, H., Dioli, P., Çelik, H.
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2020 Vol. 15 Number 2