Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Tribe Harpactorini

Are these immature Assassin Bugs - Arilus cristatus Wheel Bug Eating Bee - Arilus cristatus Pselliopus cinctus Green assassin bug - Zelus luridus Unknown Bug? - Zelus renardii Wheel bug - Arilus cristatus Small green insect - Zelus luridus Tan reduviid nymph - Zelus
Classification
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 Harpactorinae
Tribe Harpactorini
Numbers
>2000 spp. in almost 300 genera worldwide