There are seven species of the polyctenid genus Hesperoctenes which occur in Venezuela. Six of these species are reported in this paper. H. longiceps (Waterhouse) is redescribed. Data on distribution and hosts and a key to the 15 species of the genus Hesperoctenes are given.
"New World Polyctenidae (Hemiptera), with special reference to Venezuelan species,"
Brigham Young University Science Bulletin, Biological Series: Vol. 17
, Article 2.
Available at: http://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/byuscib/vol17/iss1/2