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subgenus Diplacodus

Unknown Bug - nymph? - Zelus renardii Leafhopper assassin bug - Zelus renardii - male Bug ID? - Zelus renardii Need Help IDing This Bug Found on a Milkweed Plant - Zelus renardii A true bug, perhaps a juvenile?  - Zelus renardii Zelus renardii? - Zelus renardii Zelus renardii Kolenati - Zelus renardii Who’s eating whom? - Zelus renardii
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 Harpactorinae
Tribe Harpactorini
Genus Zelus
No Taxon subgenus Diplacodus
Explanation of Names
Diplacodus Kirkaldy 1900
3 spp. in our area (not yet in the guide: Z. exsanguis Stål 1862, Z. nugax Stål 1862)