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Species Coridromius chenopoderis

Short, stubby mirid for ID - Coridromius chenopoderis Short, stubby mirid for ID - Coridromius chenopoderis Miridae? - Coridromius chenopoderis Miridae? - Coridromius chenopoderis Miridae? - Coridromius chenopoderis Miridae? - Coridromius chenopoderis Miridae? - Coridromius chenopoderis Mirid - Coridromius chenopoderis
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 Cimicomorpha
Superfamily Miroidea
Family Miridae (Plant Bugs)
Subfamily Orthotylinae
Tribe Coridromiini
Genus Coridromius
Species chenopoderis (Coridromius chenopoderis)
Explanation of Names
Coridromius chenopoderis Tatarnic & Cassis 2008
Range
native to Australia, introduced in our area and widespread across southernmost states (FL; TX-CA) into Mexico (Tatarnic 2008) (map)
Food
recorded from a wide range of hosts (>20 plant families --list), but mostly from various Chenopodiaceae (Tatarnic 2008)
Internet References
Fact sheet (Bartelt 2011)(1)