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Species Perigenes constrictus

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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 Lygaeoidea
Family Rhyparochromidae (Dirt-colored Seed Bugs)
Subfamily Rhyparochrominae
Tribe Myodochini
Genus Perigenes
Species constrictus (Perigenes constrictus)
Explanation of Names
Perigenes constrictus (Say 1832)
Size
7.5-9.0 mm(1)
Identification

2nd antennomere longer than 4th(1)
Range
transcontinental, NS-AK to NC-TX-CA; Mexico(2)
See Also
P. similis is somewhat smaller, more southern, with 2nd antennomere no longer than the 4th(2)
Works Cited
1.How to Know the True Bugs
Slater, James A., and Baranowski, Richard M. 1978. Wm. C. Brown Company.
2.Catalog of the Heteroptera, or True Bugs of Canada and the Continental United States
Thomas J. Henry, Richard C. Froeschner. 1988. Brill Academic Publishers.