Published February 14, 2022 | Version v1
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Plant bugs (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Miridae) new in Albania and Kosovo

  • 1. 1 Natural History Museum, Department of Entomology, Milan, Italy
  • 2. Immenweide 83, D-22523 Hamburg, Germany


This paper discusses five species of the family Miridae, recorded from Albania and Kosovo. Closterotomus trivialis (A. Costa, 1853), Phytocoris (Phytocoris) tiliae tiliae (Fabricius, 1777) and Campyloneura virgula (Herrich-Schaeffer, 1835) are new in Albania. Closterotomus reuteri (Horváth, 1882) and Excentricus planicornis (Herrich-Schaeffer, 1836) are new in Kosovo. Data on distribution and ecology are also provided about the mentioned species.


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