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Subfamily Phylinae

Miridae -? - Plagiognathus grandis - female Mirid with pale triangles in scutellum - Plagiognathus maculipennis Plant Bug - Plagiognathus Mirid 5 - Atractotomus magnicornis Megalopsallus marmoratus - female Unknown Hemipteran - Tytthus Hopper - Pseudatomoscelis seriatus Pilophorini
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 Phylinae
Explanation of Names
Phylinae Douglas & Scott 1865
~300 genera in 4 tribes worldwide(1)
diagnosed primarily based on male genitalia, distinctive in having a sclerotized, rigid, non-inflatable vesica and the phallotheca attached to the posterior wall of the genital capsule rather than to the phallobase as in all other Miridae. Parempodial structure in the group varies from setiform, to weakly fleshy, to fleshy, recurved, and apically divergent. The posterior wall in the female genitalia is simple and unornamented. (1)
* The classification is based on Schuh et al., 2013(2).

Subfamily PHYLINAE
Genera Cyrtopeltocoris, Phoradendrepulus

Tribe Decomini
Genera Aurantiocoris

Tribe Nasocorini
Genera Adenostomocoris, Arctostaphylocoris, Atomoscelis, Atractotomus, Beckocoris, Campylomma, Chlamydatus, Chlamyopsallus, Hambletoniola, Knigntomiroides, Larinocerus, Lattinophylus, Megalopsallus, Monosynamma, Nevadocoris, Phoenicocoris, Pinomiris, Pruneocoris, Rhinacloa, Spanagonicus, Tannerocoris

Tribe Exaeretini
Genera Gonoporomiris, Hyalopsallus, Tuponia

Subtribe Cremnorrhinina

Tribe Phylini
Subtribe Keltoniina

Subtribe Phylina
Genera Conostethus, Icodema, Izyaius, Lepidargyrus, Phylus, Psallus, Sthenarus

Subtribe Oncotylina
Genera Americodema, Arizonapsallus, Asciodema, Bisulcopsallus, Cariniocoris, Ceratopsallus, Ceratopsallus, Compsidolon, Coniferocoris(3), Crassomiris, Europiella, Galbinocoris, Hamatophylus, Hoplomachus, Insulaphylus, Knightopiella, Knightopsallus, Lineatopsallus, Maculamiris, Megalocoleus, Occidentodema, Oligotylus, Oncotylus, Parapsallus, Phallospinophylus, Phyllopidea, Phymatopsallus, Piceophylus, Pinophylus, Plagiognathus, Plesiodema, Psallovius, Pygovepres, Quercophylus, Quernocoris, Ranzovius, Rhinocapsus, Rubellomiris, Rubeospineus, Salicopsallus, Sthenaropsidea, Stictopsallus, Vanduzeephylus, Vesperocoris

Tribe Semiini
Subtribe Semiina
Genera Criocoris, Hoplomachidea, Nicholia, Semium, Tytthus

Genera Alepidiella, Pilophorus, Sthenaridea

Subtribe Tuxedoina
Genera Tuxedo

* Adenostomocoris, Arctostaphylocoris, Aurantiocoris, Guentherocoris, Pruneocoris, and Vanduzeephylus were described by Schuh and Schwartz, 2004(4).
* Knightopiella was described by Schuh, 2004(5).
* Calidroides and Chlamyopsallus were described by Schwartz, 2005(6).
* Izyaius was described in Schwartz, 2006(3).
* Galbinocoris, Hamatophylus, Insulaphylus, Maculamiris, Quernocoris, and Vesperocoris were described by C. Weirauch, 2006(7).
* Crassomiris, Phallospinophylus, Quercophylus, Pygovepres, Rubellomiris, and Rubeospineus were described by C. Weirauch, 2006(8).
* Arizonapsallus, Bisulcopsallus, Ceratopsallus, Cercocarpopsallus, Knightopsallus, Salicopsallus, and Stictopsallus were described by Schuh, 2006(9)
* Lattinophylus was described in Schuh, 2008(10).
* Tytthus was moved out of the Leucophoropterini and into a broadly conceived Phylini by Menard & Schuh, 2011(11).
* Coquillettia was transferred from Hallodapini to Phylini by Denise Wyniger, 2011(12).
* Leutiola and Ticua was described by Wyniger(12).
Works Cited
1.Plant Bug Planetary Biodiversity Inventory
2.A revised classification of the Phylinae (Insecta, Heteroptera, Miridae) : arguments for the placement of genera
Randall T. Schuh and Katrina L Menard. 2013. American Museum of Natural History.
3.Review of Plesiodema Reuter and a description of a new genus to accommodate Psallus sericeus Heidemann ...
Michael D. Schwartz. 2006. KMK Scientific Press.
4.New genera, new species, new synonyms, and new combinations in North America and Caribbean Phylinae (Heteroptera, Miridae)
Randall T. Schuh and Michael D. Schwartz. 2004. American Museum of Natural History.
5.Revision of Europiella Reuter in North America, with the Description of a New Genus (Heteroptera: Miridae: Phylinae)
Randall T. Schuh. 2004. American Museum of Natural History.
6.Redescription of Strophopoda aprica Van Duzee and the Description of Two New Genera and Five New Species from ...
Michael D. Schwartz. 2005. American Museum of Natural History.
7.New genera, new species, and new combinations in western Nearctic Phylini (Heteroptera, Miridae, Phylinae)
Christiane Weirauch. 2006. American Museum of Natural History.
8.New Genera and Species of Oak-Associated Phylini (Heteroptera: Miridae: Phylinae) from Western North America
Christiane Weirauch. 2006. American Museum of Natural History.
9.Revision, phylogenetic, biogeographic, and host analysis of the endemic western North American Phymatopsallus group, ...
Randall T. Schuh. 2006. American Museum of Natural History.
10.Beckocoris Knight, Nevadocoris Knight, and Lattincoris artemisii, new genus and new species, Asteraceae feeding Phylinae
Randall T. Schuh. 2008. Entomological Society of Washington.
11.Revision of Leucophoropterini: ...
Katrina L. Menard & Randall T. Schuh. 2011. American Museum of Natural History.
12.Revision of the Nearctic Genus Coquillettia Uhler With a Transfer to the Tribe Phylini, the Description of 14 New Species, ...
Denise Wyniger. 2011. New York Entomological Society.