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Genus Micracanthia

Shore Bug - Micracanthia humilis Hemipteran - Micracanthia Small, black bug with big eyes - Micracanthia humilis Small, black bug with big eyes - Micracanthia humilis Shore Bug - Micracanthia humilis Shore Bug - Micracanthia humilis Hemiptera - Micracanthia Saldid ID req. - Micracanthia
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 Leptopodomorpha
Family Saldidae (Shore Bugs)
Subfamily Saldinae
Tribe Saldoidini
Genus Micracanthia
Explanation of Names
Micracanthia Reuter 1912
Numbers
10 spp. in NA(1) + some in Eurasia
Range
widespread(1)
Habitat
lentic (marshy meadows)(1)
Works Cited
1.Aquatic Insects of North America
R. W. Merritt, K. W. Cummins, M.B. Berg. 2008. Kendall/Hunt.