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Tribe Strachiini

Bagrada hilaris ID please - Bagrada hilaris Bugs on the Brocolli - Bagrada hilaris Bagrada hilaris Murgantia histrionica (Hahn) - Murgantia histrionica bug - Murgantia histrionica Mating Bagrada hilaris - Bagrada hilaris - male - female Harlequin Bug? - Murgantia histrionica
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
Tribe Strachiini
Explanation of Names
Strachiini Mulsant & Rey 1866
Numbers
5 spp. (of which 2 adventive) in 2 genera in our area; ~130 spp. in 19 genera worldwide(1)
Range
more diverse in the Old World, but with several western hemisphere genera(2)
Food
hosts: Brassicaceae(2)