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Tribe Metapterini

Wisconsin Mantid - Emesaya brevipennis Stick Bug ID - Barce fraterna Barce sp.? - Barce uhleri - male Thread-legged Bug - Barce Leavenworth Stilt-legger - Barce fraterna - female Subfamily Emesinae - Thread-legged Bugs - Barce Thread-legged Bug - Barce fraterna Reduviidae, lateral, head and forelegs - Barce
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
Family Reduviidae (Assassin Bugs)
Subfamily Emesinae (Thread-legged Bugs)
Tribe Metapterini
Explanation of Names
Metapterini Stål 1874
4 genera in our area