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Genus Slaterocoris

nymph - Slaterocoris Mirid from Arizona (1) 10.07.02 - Slaterocoris rubrofemoratus - male Shiny black plant bug - Slaterocoris? - Slaterocoris atritibialis Hemiptera IMG_1409 - Slaterocoris Black Bug - Slaterocoris Mirid? - Slaterocoris Slaterocoris sp.? - Slaterocoris breviatus Black plant bug - Slaterocoris stygicus
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 Orthotylinae
Tribe Orthotylini
Genus Slaterocoris
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Amulacoris Carvalho & China 1959, Guerrerocoris Carvalho & China 1959(1)
Explanation of Names
Slaterocoris Wagner 1832
32 spp. in NA(1)
Nearctic (Canada to Mexico)(1)
Works Cited
1.Revision and phylogenetic analysis of the North American genus Slaterocoris Wagner with new synonymy, ...
Michael D. Schwartz. 2011. American Museum of Natural History.