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Genus Orthotylus

Orthotylus submarginatus Orthotylus flavosparsus Dark black, white, and green plant bug - Orthotylus - male possible Orthotylus ornatus - Orthotylus ornatus Orthotylus submarginatus Plant bug Jun 18 - Orthotylus Male, Orthotylus albocostatus? - Orthotylus albocostatus - male Male, Orthotylus albocostatus? - Orthotylus stanleyaea - male
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
Superfamily Miroidea
Family Miridae (Plant Bugs)
Subfamily Orthotylinae
Tribe Orthotylini
Genus Orthotylus
Explanation of Names
Orthotylus Fieber 1858
~50 spp. in our area, almost 300 total(1)
mostly Holarctic, with a few spp. in other regions (map)