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Pseudometapterus  Wygodzinsky, 1966
Taxonomic Serial No.: 107277

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2018   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderHemiptera Linnaeus, 1758 – true bugs, hemipterans  
                                  SuborderHeteroptera Latreille, 1810 – true bugs, barbeiro, maria fedida, percevejo, heteropterans  
                                     InfraorderCimicomorpha  – thaumastocorid bugs  
                                           FamilyReduviidae Latreille, 1807 – assassin bugs, réduves, assassin-bugs  
                                              SubfamilyEmesinae Amyot and Serville, 1843  
                                                 TribeMetapterini Stål, 1874  
                                                    GenusPseudometapterus Wygodzinsky, 1966  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       Species Pseudometapterus addititius (Wygodzinsky, 1952)  
                                                       Species Pseudometapterus argentinus (Berg, 1900)  
                                                       Species Pseudometapterus butleri Wygodzinsky, 1966  
                                                       Species Pseudometapterus carioca (Wygodzinsky, 1946)  
                                                       Species Pseudometapterus docilis (Wygodzinsky, 1951)  
                                                       Species Pseudometapterus fluminensis (Wygodzinsky, 1946)  
                                                       Species Pseudometapterus frutillarensis Wygodzinsky, 1966  
                                                       Species Pseudometapterus kuscheli (Wygodzinsky, 1951)  
                                                       Species Pseudometapterus masatierrensis (Wygodzinsky, 1951)  
                                                       Species Pseudometapterus obtusus (Piza, 1944)  
                                                       Species Pseudometapterus oswaldocruzi (Wygodzinsky, 1946)  
                                                       Species Pseudometapterus rosascostai (Wygodzinsky, 1951)  
                                                       Species Pseudometapterus rossi Wygodzinsky, 1966  
                                                       Species Pseudometapterus umbrosus (Blatchley, 1926)  
                                                       Species Pseudometapterus wygodzinskyi (Elkins, 1953)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Pseudometapterus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Henry, Thomas J., and Richard C. Froeschner, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1988   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Catalog of the Heteroptera, or True Bugs, of Canada and the Continental United States   
  Page(s): xix + 958   
  Publisher: E. J. Brill   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-916846-44-X   
  Reference for: Pseudometapterus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Maldonado Capriles, Jenaro  
  Publication Date: 1990   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Systematic Catalogue of the Reduviidae of the World (Insecta: Heteroptera)   
  Page(s): x + 694   
  Publisher: University of Puerto Rico   
  Publication Place: Mayagüez, Puerto Rico   
  Notes: A Special Edition of the Caribbean Journal of Science   
  Reference for: Pseudometapterus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wygodzinsky, Pedro W.  
  Publication Date: 1966   
  Article/Chapter Title: A monograph of the Emesinae (Reduviidae, Hemiptera)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, no. 133   
  Page(s): 1-614   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: original description   

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