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Genus Ctenotrachelus

ID Help - Ctenotrachelus shermani Assassin Bug - Ctenotrachelus shermani Assassin Bug - Ctenotrachelus shermani Assassin Bug - Ctenotrachelus shermani Assassin Bug - Ctenotrachelus shermani Bug - Ctenotrachelus shermani Ctenotrachelus shermani? - Ctenotrachelus shermani Genus Ctenotrachelus - Ctenotrachelus shermani
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 Stenopodainae
Genus Ctenotrachelus
Explanation of Names
Ctenotrachelus Stål 1868
'combed neck'
Numbers
a single species in our area, 15 spp. total(1)
Range
neotropical group, with 13 spp. in S. America and one sp. in Mexico & se. US each(1)
Remarks
not included in(2) --apparently because the genus was not recorded for FL in(3)