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Subfamily Pentatominae

Euschistus conspersus? - Euschistus conspersus Green Stink Bug - Chlorochroa granulosa Banasa ....... - Banasa calva Uhler's stink bug (Chlorochroa uhleri) - Chlorochroa uhleri Stink Bug - Euschistus sp.? - Euschistus obscurus Twice-stabbed Stink Bug - Cosmopepla lintneriana Brochymena pilatei - Brochymena sulcata - female Newborn Pentatomoidea, I suspect - Chinavia hilaris
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 Pentatomomorpha
Superfamily Pentatomoidea
Family Pentatomidae (Stink Bugs)
Subfamily Pentatominae
Numbers
by far the largest pentatomid subfamily, with >160 spp. in ~40 genera in our area (14 tribes represented)(1); >3,300 spp. in ca. 620 genera of 42 tribes worldwide(2)
Range
worldwide