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Species Hymenarcys nervosa

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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 Pentatominae
Tribe Carpocorini
Genus Hymenarcys
Species nervosa (Hymenarcys nervosa)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hymenarcys nervosa (Say)
Orig. Comb: Pentatoma nervosa Say 1832
Explanation of Names
nervosa - likely a ref. to the prominent wing veins
Range
e. NA (QC-FL to SD-TX)(1)(2)
Season
Apr-Nov(1)
Food
recorded from herbaceous plants of 8 families, mainly Fabaceae & Poaceae(3)
Works Cited
1.The Pentatomoidea (Hemiptera) of Northeastern North America
J.E. McPherson. 1982. Southern Illinois University Press.
2.Catalog of the Heteroptera, or True Bugs of Canada and the Continental United States
Thomas J. Henry, Richard C. Froeschner. 1988. Brill Academic Publishers.
3.Pentatomoidea Host Index