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Subfamily Cantacaderinae

Family Tingidae - Minitingis Family Tingidae - Minitingis Family Tingidae - Minitingis Family Tingidae - Minitingis Family Tingidae - Minitingis
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 Tingidae (Lace Bugs)
Subfamily Cantacaderinae
Explanation of Names
Cantacaderinae Stål 1873
Numbers
a single species in our area, ~150 spp. in ~40 genera worldwide [updated from(1)]
Range
primarily tropical, with no recorded species in our area and just a few spp. in the Palaearctic(1); 4 tribes(2)