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
Upcoming Events

See Moth submissions from National Moth Week 2023

Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Photos of insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12


Previous events


TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Species Paraxenetus guttulatus

Plant Bug - Paraxenetus guttulatus bug - Paraxenetus guttulatus True Bug - Paraxenetus guttulatus Plant Bug? - Paraxenetus guttulatus Paraxenetus nymph - Paraxenetus guttulatus Paraxenetus nymph - Paraxenetus guttulatus True Bug for ID - Paraxenetus guttulatus Paraxenetus guttulatus
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 Mirinae
Tribe Herdoniini
Genus Paraxenetus
Species guttulatus (Paraxenetus guttulatus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eucerocoris guttulatus Uhler 1887
Explanation of Names
Paraxenetus guttulatus (Uhler)
Identification
nymph adult
Range
e US to NE―TX, absent from the Gulf coastal plains (except at Brownsville, TX) - Map (1)(2)
Food
reported on grape (Vitis spp.) and possibly dogwood (Cornus spp.) • on Oenothera jamesii (Onagraceae) in c. TX(3)