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Subfamily Orthotylinae

Ilnacora malina unknown Hemipteran - Orthotylus Rhopalidae? - Parthenicus Bug Ballella basicornis Male, Orthotylini - Lopidella flavoscuta - male Ilnacora stalii? - Ilnacora Oak plant bug nymph - Pseudoxenetus regalis
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
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Author: Van Duzee, 1916
= Sericophanes group
Size
4 tribes and about 50 genera in NA(1), 3-5 tribes with >220 genera worldwide(2)
Identification
The Orthotylinae have traditionally been diagnosed by their possession of lamellate, apically divergent parempodia. This type of parempodial structure also occurs in the tribe Pilophorini which is placed in the Phylinae on the basis of the structure of the male genitalia. The male and female genitalia of the Orthotylinae have some structural attributes that offer additional evidence suggesting that the group may be monophyletic. These features include vesical spicules in the male and elaborations of the posterior wall in the female.(3)
Range
Worldwide, especially diverse in S. America and Australia(3)
Works Cited
1.Systematics, Biodiversity, Biogeography, and Host Associations of the Miridae (Insecta: Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Cimicomorpha)
G. Cassis and Randall T. Schuh. 2012. Annual Reviews.
2.Biodiversity of the Heteroptera
Henry T.J. 2009. In: Foottit R.G., Adler P.H., eds. Insect biodiversity: Science and society. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell: 223-263.
3.Plant Bug Planetary Biodiversity Inventory
4.Revision of the Ceratocapsine Renodaeus group: Marinonicoris, Pilophoropsis, Renodaeus, and Zanchisme, with...
Henry, Thomas J. 2015. Pensoft Publishers.
5.Revision and phylogenetic analysis of the North American genus Slaterocoris Wagner with new synonymy, ...
Michael D. Schwartz. 2011. American Museum of Natural History.