. The British Hemiptera. Hemiptera -- Great Britain. RHYPAROCHROMID^. 185 Abdomen above, base and sides yellowisb ; Connexivum piceous on the edge; underside with fine whitish pubescence, fulvous at the apex. Length, If—1^ line. Common iu hedges, under leaves, and at the roots of grass in dry- places, from April to September. JVote.—As a rule, the membrane of the elytra, and the wings are only rudimentary; in such cases* the pronotum is subquadrangular, being but little widened posteriorly, and the scutellum is small. Species 3.—Scolopostethus aefinis.. Head finely punctured. AnteiincB finely

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. The British Hemiptera. Hemiptera -- Great Britain. RHYPAROCHROMID^. 185 Abdomen above, base and sides yellowisb ; Connexivum piceous on the edge; underside with fine whitish pubescence, fulvous at the apex. Length, If—1^ line. Common iu hedges, under leaves, and at the roots of grass in dry- places, from April to September. JVote.—As a rule, the membrane of the elytra, and the wings are only rudimentary; in such cases* the pronotum is subquadrangular, being but little widened posteriorly, and the scutellum is small. Species 3.—Scolopostethus aefinis.. Head finely punctured. AnteiincB finely
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. The British Hemiptera. Hemiptera -- Great Britain. RHYPAROCHROMID^. 185 Abdomen above, base and sides yellowisb ; Connexivum piceous on the edge; underside with fine whitish pubescence, fulvous at the apex. Length, If—1^ line. Common iu hedges, under leaves, and at the roots of grass in dry- places, from April to September. JVote.—As a rule, the membrane of the elytra, and the wings are only rudimentary; in such cases* the pronotum is subquadrangular, being but little widened posteriorly, and the scutellum is small. Species 3.—Scolopostethus aefinis.. Head finely punctured. AnteiincB finely pubescent, the extreme base (sometimes also the apex) of the 1st joint, and the basal -ith or i of the 2nd, fulvous. Eyes piceous or brown. Ocelli black. Bos- j(n»M piceous, the 1st joint darker. Thorax.— 'Pronotum wider in front than the head across the eyes ; anterior margin usually narrowly fulvous ; anterior angles rounded; lateral margins yellowish, with a brown line on the edge, at the wide part broadly white; disk, rather more than the anterior. Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability - coloration and appearance of these illustrations may not perfectly resemble the original work.. Douglas, John William, 1814-1905; Ray Society; Scott, John. London : Robert Hardwicke