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Subfamily Phylinae

Reuteroscopus femoralis Kelton - Reuteroscopus femoralis Mirid on catnip - Plagiognathus fuscosus Miridae (Ornate Plant Bug) - Reuteroscopus ornatus Red mirid Parapsallus - Izyaius sericeus SBBG-SCL-TIC_000310 Mirid - Plagiognathus politus Hoplomachidea consors
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
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
see (1)(2)
Explanation of Names
Phylinae Douglas & Scott 1865
~300 genera in 4 tribes worldwide(3) • ~2,700 spp. in ~450 genera in 10 tribes per (4)
diagnosed primarily based on male genitalia(3)