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Polididus armatissimusStahl, 1859
Adult Female, pinned specimen: A - Dorsal view (SIN.14.46) B - Lateral view (ZRC.HEM.470) C - Ventral view (ZRC.HEM.470). This image was contributed by Yeo Huiqing as part of her undergraduate final year project in NUS.
Spines present on both anterior and posterior pronotal lobe, the longest being two erect spines on anterior lobe and six on the posterior lobe. Spines present on the forelegs are longer compared to spines on the mid and hindlegs. Hemelytra brown, with veins on the membrane gradually turning black at the apex. Ventral surface of abdomen with a black sublateral fascia on each side