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Genus Teleonemia

Lantana Lace Bug - Teleonemia scrupulosa Lace bug? - Teleonemia scrupulosa Fat Antennae - Teleonemia Lace Bug - Teleonemia scrupulosa Tingidae, lateral - Teleonemia nigrina Bug and nymphs - Teleonemia Teleonemia montivaga? - Teleonemia montivaga Lantana Lace Bug - Teleonemia scrupulosa
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 Tingidae (Lace Bugs)
Subfamily Tinginae
Tribe Tingini
Genus Teleonemia
Explanation of Names
Teleonemia Costa 1864
14 spp. in our area(1), 85 spp. total(2)
most diverse in the Neotropics, in our area range north to NC-KS (Drake 1918)
Print References
Drake C. (1918) The North American species of Teleonemia occurring north of Mexico. Ohio J. Sci. 18: 323-332 (Full text)
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.
2.Guilbert E. (2013) Lace bugs database