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Genus Stenomacra

A Different Bordered Plant Bug? 2a - Stenomacra marginella True Bug  - Stenomacra marginella Largidae-Stenomacra cliens? - Stenomacra Bugs mating on milkweed - Stenomacra marginella - male - female Hemiptera - Stenomacra marginella bug - Stenomacra marginella Stenomacra marginella Stenomacra marginella
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 Pyrrhocoroidea
Family Largidae (Bordered Plant Bugs)
Genus Stenomacra
a single species in our area, 8 total(1)
Neotropical genus ranging into sw. US
Works Cited
1.An analysis of the genus Stenomacra Stål with description of four new species, and some taxonomic rearrangements...
H. Brailovsky, C. Mayorga. 1997. J. New York Entomol. Soc. 105: 1-14 .