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Genus Perillus

Two-spotted Stink Bug - Perillus bioculatus Two-spotted Stink Bug Nymph - Perillus bioculatus True Bug - Not a Beetle  - Perillus 2-spoted stink bug on a flea beetle prey - Perillus bioculatus Two-spotted Stink Bug (Perillus bioculatus) - Perillus bioculatus Predatory Stink Bug eating a Burrobrush Leaf Beetle - Perillus bioculatus 2-spotted - Perillus bioculatus Perillus strigipes
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 Pentatomomorpha
Superfamily Pentatomoidea
Family Pentatomidae (Stink Bugs)
Subfamily Asopinae (Predatory Stink Bugs)
Genus Perillus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Mineus
Explanation of Names
Perillus Stål 1862
Numbers
7 spp. in our area(1)
Identification
see(2)
Remarks
P. bioculatus is used to control Colorado Potato Beetle
Works Cited
1.American Insects: A Handbook of the Insects of America North of Mexico
Ross H. Arnett. 2000. CRC Press.
2.Review of the genus Perillus with description of a new species (Hemiptera, Pentatomidae).
Knight, H.H. 1952. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 45(2): 229–232.