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Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Genus Arvelius

Stink Bug - Arvelius albopunctatus Stink Bug - Arvelius albopunctatus Bug gathering - Arvelius albopunctatus Stink bug nymphs??? - Arvelius albopunctatus Orange/Black - Leaf-footed Insect?  Assassin Bug? - Arvelius albopunctatus Tomato Stink Bug Nymphs - Arvelius albopunctatus Bugs?? - Arvelius albopunctatus Texas SE Gulf Coast - Arvelius albopunctatus? - Arvelius albopunctatus
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 Pentatomoidea
Family Pentatomidae (Stink Bugs)
Subfamily Pentatominae
Tribe Chlorocorini
Genus Arvelius
Explanation of Names
Arvelius Spinola 1840
a single species in our area, ~15 spp. total(1)
neotropical genus