Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Orig. Comb: Cimex pictus Drury 1770
Explanation of Names
pict - Latin for painted, variegated (1)
The orange pattern on the body can be highly variable in extent. (3)
CA, TX, FL / Mex. to Brazil / West Indies (2)
Also LA per pix posted here.
preferred, other plants from the Nightshade family possible. (3)