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Genus Dichrooscytus

tiny green true bug - Dichrooscytus Plant Bugs (Miridae) 3 - Dichrooscytus Plant Bugs (Miridae) 3 - Dichrooscytus Dichrooscytus? - Dichrooscytus Plant Bug - Dichrooscytus - male Plant Bug - Dichrooscytus - male Dichrooscytus suspectus - female bug appearing in Juniperus virginiana branchlets occupied by Anelosimus studiosus social spiders - Dichrooscytus
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 Miridae (Plant Bugs)
Subfamily Mirinae
Tribe Mirini
Genus Dichrooscytus
Explanation of Names
Dichrooscytus Fieber 1858
~50 spp. in our area, 75 spp. total(1)
The three arboreal spp. found in c. TX all hosted on Juniper(2)