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Tribe Acanthocephalini

Acanthocephala declivis Which Leaf-foot - Acanthocephala declivis assassin bug - Acanthocephala femorata Looks like an egg on its head? - Acanthocephala Coreidae - Acanthocephala Acanthocephala? - Acanthocephala Leptoglossus sp.? - Acanthocephala terminalis Acanthocephala terminalis? - Acanthocephala terminalis
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 Coreoidea (Leatherbugs)
Family Coreidae (Leaf-footed Bugs)
Subfamily Coreinae
Tribe Acanthocephalini
Explanation of Names
Acanthocephalini Stål 1870
Numbers
4 spp. in one genus in our area(1), >100 spp. in 15 genera total(2)
Range
New World, mostly tropical(2)
Works Cited
1.Review of Acanthocephala (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Coreidae) of America north of Mexico with a key to species
McPherson J.E., Packauskas R.J., Sites R.W., Taylor S.J., Bundy C.S., Bradshaw J.D., Mitchell P.L. 2011. Zootaxa 2835: 30-40.
2.Livermore L.J.R., Lemaître V.A., Dolling W.R., Webb M.D. Coreoidea species file online. Version 5.0