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Photo#156393
Shieldbacked Pine Seed Bug - Tetyra bipunctata

Shieldbacked Pine Seed Bug - Tetyra bipunctata
Snowhill Road north of Cabin Branch Creek, Durham County, North Carolina, USA
November 1, 2007
Size: 15 mm
Ventral surface of thorax showing the scent gland opening (arrow), which does not form a channel. This is a character used in keying this genus by Slater and Baranowski (1)--see their figure 53.

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