Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods) ➔ Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods) ➔ Class Insecta (Insects) ➔ Order Hemiptera (Hemipterans) ➔ Family Pentatomidae (Shield bugs or stinkbugs)

Carpocoris (Carpocoris) purpureipennis (De Geer, 1773)

Purpur-Fruchtwanze

Synonyms:

Cimex purpureipennis De Geer, 1773 [original combination] |

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  • Carpocoris cf. purpureipennis, mating  4122
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  • Carpocoris cf. purpureipennis, male  3859
    Carpocoris purpureipennis (De Geer, 1773)  Purpur-Fruchtwanze   
    Carpocoris cf. purpureipennis, male; det. Frank Marquard
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    Carpocoris purpureipennis (De Geer, 1773)  Purpur-Fruchtwanze   
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    DE, Chemnitz, Hutholz; 2008-10-19 14:05:05
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  • Carpocoris cf. purpureipennis, male  3860
    Carpocoris purpureipennis (De Geer, 1773)  Purpur-Fruchtwanze   
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  • Carpocoris cf. purpureipennis, male  3857
    Carpocoris purpureipennis (De Geer, 1773)  Purpur-Fruchtwanze   
    Carpocoris cf. purpureipennis, male
    DE, Chemnitz, Hutholz; 2008-10-19 14:07:55
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  • Carpocoris cf. purpureipennis, male  3858
    Carpocoris purpureipennis (De Geer, 1773)  Purpur-Fruchtwanze   
    Carpocoris cf. purpureipennis, male; det. Frank Marquard
    DE, Chemnitz, Hutholz; 2008-10-19 14:12:36
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    det. Frank Marquard
  • Carpocoris cf. purpureipennis, larva (L5)  3227
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Classification:
Carpocoris purpureipennis belongs to the subfamily Pentatominae, tribe Carbocorini.

References, further reading, links:
  1. Roland Lupoli, François Dusoulier, Astrid Cruaud, Sandrine Cros-Arteil, Jean-Claude Streito: Morphological, biogeographical and molecular evidence of Carpocoris mediterraneus as a valid species (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae). Zootaxa (Print: 1175-5326 Online: 1175-5334 Online: ISSN 1175-5334 Print: ISSN 1175-5326 ), 3609, 4, 392-410 pp., 31 January 2013, DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.3609.4.2
  2. Roland Lupoli: Identification des larves du genre Carpocoris en France incluant l’espèce valide Carpocoris mediterraneus Tamanini, 1958 (Hemiptera Pentatomidae), L’Entomologiste, tome 70, n° 1, 51 - 55