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Genus Thaumastocoris

Tiny redish-brown heteroptera with strange facial features - Thaumastocoris peregrinus small, flat, orange-brown+gray-white double-spoon-snout Australian Bronze Bug - Thaumastocoris peregrinus Thaumastocoris peregrinus Piesmatidae sp? - Thaumastocoris peregrinus Piesmatidae sp? - Thaumastocoris peregrinus Male,  Thaumastocoris peregrinus - Thaumastocoris peregrinus - male Male,  Thaumastocoris peregrinus - Thaumastocoris peregrinus - male Nymph, Thaumastocoris peregrinus - Thaumastocoris peregrinus
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 Thaumastocoridae
Genus Thaumastocoris
Explanation of Names
Thaumastocoris Kirkaldy 1908
Numbers
14 spp. total(1), one subcosmopolitan species recently found in CA
Range
native to Australia(1); one sp. spread globally with Eucalyptus