Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar

TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Genus Orthocephalus

Fleahopper? - Orthocephalus saltator - female mr dark - Orthocephalus coriaceus Plant Bug - Orthocephalus coriaceus Unknown Miridae - Orthocephalus coriaceus Miridae - Plant Bugs Orthocephalus saltator - Orthocephalus saltator plant bugs - Orthocephalus coriaceus Orthocephalus saltator Orthocephalus saltator
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
Superfamily Miroidea
Family Miridae (Plant Bugs)
Subfamily Orthotylinae
Tribe Halticini
Genus Orthocephalus
Explanation of Names
Orthocephalus Fieber 1858
Numbers
2 spp. in our area, both non-native; >20 spp. worldwide(1)(2)(3)
Range
Palaearctic (native); ne. NA (introduced, probably on plant material in the early 1900s)(1)(2)(4)