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Species Empicoris vagabundus

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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 Cimicomorpha
Family Reduviidae (Assassin Bugs)
Subfamily Emesinae (Thread-legged Bugs)
Tribe Ploiariolini
Genus Empicoris
Species vagabundus (Empicoris vagabundus)
Explanation of Names
Empicoris vagabundus (Linnaeus 1758)
Size
6-7 mm(1)
Range
native to Europe, adventive in NA (widespread in the north: NF-ON, BC-WA; DC)(2)(3)
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