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Leptocoris seidenstueckeri

Leptocoris seidenstueckeri (Göllner-Scheiding 1980)

Leptocoris seidenstueckeri
L. seidenstueckeri adults. Dried specimens from the London Museum.

Range: Zanzibar, Ghana, Central Africa
Host: Paullinia pinatta (Bread and Cheese)
Physical description: About 11 to 15 mm in length. Dorsal side and head are mostly red; membrane, sides of pronotum, and sides of corium are dark brown. Elevated center line passes through entire length of pronotum.
May resemble: L. stehliki


Estimated L. seidenstueckeri distribution
Leptocoris seidenstueckeri has been found in the Tanzania and Ghana. Currently we cannot infer a range for this species because we do not know what host plant it uses and have only two recorded collection points.

Red markers = locations of collection sites
3/4 inch = 1000 miles
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