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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Amblytylus

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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
Tribe Cremnorrhinini
Genus Amblytylus
Explanation of Names
Amblytylus Fieber 1858
A single (adventive) species in our area, 10 spp. total(1)
Palaearctic genus(1)
Works Cited
1.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.