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Fall Fund Drive


Tribe Ploiariolini

Thread-legged bug? - Empicoris Thread Leg - Empicoris errabundus Thread-legged Bug - Empicoris Unusual front legs - Empicoris Thread-legged Bug - Empicoris errabundus Unknown - Empicoris Assassin Bug? - Empicoris Thread-legged Bug - Empicoris
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Heteroptera (True Bugs)
Infraorder Cimicomorpha
Family Reduviidae (Assassin Bugs)
Subfamily Emesinae (Thread-legged Bugs)
Tribe Ploiariolini
Explanation of Names
Ploiariolini Van Duzee 1916
2 genera in our area, 16 total