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Species Asciodema obsoleta

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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 Phylinae
Tribe Phylini
Subtribe Oncotylina
Genus Asciodema
Species obsoleta (Asciodema obsoleta)
Range
native to w. Palaearctic (Europe, n. Africa), adventive in our area (Pacific Northwest)(1)
Food
on various Fabaceae(1)
Remarks
earliest NA record: BC 1959(2)