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Species Oncocephalus nubilus

Assassin Bug - Oncocephalus nubilus - male 6024387 - Oncocephalus nubilus
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 Oncocephalus
Species nubilus (Oncocephalus nubilus)
Explanation of Names
Oncocephalus nubilus Van Duzee 1914
Identification
characteristics that separate this from both O. geniculatus and O. apiculatus: [1] hemelytra membrane without dark patches and [2] the posterior angle of the anterior pronotal lobe lacking a tubercle. ~Drswanny
Range
sw US (CA to KS-TX) -- map