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Genus Xanthochilus

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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 Lygaeoidea
Family Rhyparochromidae (Dirt-colored Seed Bugs)
Subfamily Rhyparochrominae
Tribe Rhyparochromini
Genus Xanthochilus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
often treated as a subgenus of Rhyparochromus
Explanation of Names
Xanthochilus Stål 1872
Numbers
A single (adventive) species in our area, 11 spp. total (5 in the Palaearctic)