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Subfamily Pentatominae

Large nymph - Brochymena Pentatomidae - Dendrocoris contaminatus Green Stink Bug - Loxa flavicollis mating stinkbugs - Euschistus quadrator - male - female Brochymena myops Stink Bug 2 - Banasa calva Little Bug - Bagrada hilaris - male - female Mating bugs - Cosmopepla uhleri - male - female
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
Numbers
by far the largest pentatomid subfamily, with >160 spp. in ~40 genera in our area (14 tribes represented)(1); >3,300 spp. in ca. 620 genera of 42 tribes worldwide(2)
Range
worldwide