A Synopsis of the Flat Bugs (Heteroptera: Aradidae) of Michigan

Daniel Swanson

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An overview of the 28 species of Aradidae found in Michigan is presented, along with an identification key, distribution maps, and relevant literature. Eleven new state records are presented for the following species: Aradus approximatus Parshley, Aradus duzeei Bergroth, Aradus falleni Stål, Aradus insolitus Van Duzee, Aradus intectus Parshley, Aradus montanus Bergroth, Aradus proboscideus Walker, Aradus shermani Heidemann, Aradus uniformis Heidemann, Quilnus niger (Stål) (all Aradinae), and Neuroctenus simplex (Uhler) (Mezirinae).
Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number4
Pages (from-to)1-24
Number of pages24
JournalThe Great Lakes Entomologist
Issue number3-4
StatePublished - 2020


  • Checklist
  • Distribution
  • Faunistics
  • True bugs

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Insect Science


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