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Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

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Genus Neuroctenus

Winter bug - Neuroctenus Aradid.. - Neuroctenus simplex Neuroctenus elongatus? - Neuroctenus elongatus Beetle - Neuroctenus hopkinsi Flat bug? - Neuroctenus Flat bug? - Neuroctenus Neuroctenus Aradidae - Neuroctenus
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
Family Aradidae (Flat Bugs)
Subfamily Mezirinae
Genus Neuroctenus
Explanation of Names
Neuroctenus Fieber 1860
6 spp. in our area(1), ~180 total(2)
key to spp. in Kormilev (1982)(3), one additional specied described subsequently (from TX) by Vásárhelyi (1994)
cosmopolitan, mostly tropical(2)