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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Species Melacoryphus circumlitus

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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 Lygaeidae (Seed Bugs)
Subfamily Lygaeinae
Genus Melacoryphus
Species circumlitus (Melacoryphus circumlitus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Neacoryphus circumlitus
Explanation of Names
Melacoryphus circumlitus (Stål 1862)
sw US (AZ-TX) to Panama(1)
Works Cited
1.Catalog of the Heteroptera, or True Bugs of Canada and the Continental United States
Thomas J. Henry, Richard C. Froeschner. 1988. Brill Academic Publishers.