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Genus Aelia

Unknown Shield Bug - Aelia americana Anteater nose - Aelia americana Aelia americana? - Aelia americana snouted bug-like creature - Aelia americana snouted bug-like creature - Aelia americana Bug Nymph - Aelia americana Bug Nymph - Aelia americana Pentamid - Aelia americana
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 Aeliini
Genus Aelia
Explanation of Names
Aelia Fabricius 1803
Numbers
a single species in our area(1), ~16 total
Range
mostly Palaearctic; in our area, w. NA east to MI-AR-AL(1)
Works Cited
1.The Heteroptera (Hemiptera) of North Dakota I: Pentatomomorpha: Pentatomoidea
Rider D.A. 2012. Great Lakes Entomologist 45: 312-380.