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Genus Oncerotrachelus

Assassin nymph ? - Oncerotrachelus acuminatus assassin - Oncerotrachelus acuminatus Heteroptera ID Request - Oncerotrachelus pallidus Assassin Bug - Oncerotrachelus acuminatus Bug - Oncerotrachelus acuminatus Reduviid? - Oncerotrachelus acuminatus Oncerotrachelus acuminatus orange and black assassin bug? - Oncerotrachelus acuminatus
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 Saicinae
Genus Oncerotrachelus
Explanation of Names
Oncerotrachelus Stål 1868
2 spp. in our area(1)
O. acuminatus e. US (NY-FL to KS-TX), O. pallidus OK-TX(1)
Works Cited
1.Catalog of the Heteroptera, or True Bugs of Canada and the Continental United States
Thomas J. Henry, Richard C. Froeschner. 1988. Brill Academic Publishers.