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Genus Belonochilus

Unknown heteropteran - Belonochilus numenius Sycamore Seed Bug - Belonochilus numenius 9/24 Bug - Belonochilus numenius Unknown - Belonochilus numenius Bug - Belonochilus numenius Orsillinae - Belonochilus numenius Small Bug at Light - Belonochilus numenius Sycamore Seed Bug - Belonochilus numenius
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 Lygaeoidea
Family Lygaeidae (Seed Bugs)
Subfamily Orsillinae
Tribe Orsillini
Genus Belonochilus
Explanation of Names
Belonochilus Uhler 1871
Numbers
monotypic genus(1)
Range
US: New England to LA & CA; Mexico(1)
Habitat
spends most of its life in trees(1)
Food
breeds on Platanus(1)
Remarks
Uncommon
Works Cited
1.The Lygaeidae of Florida (Hemiptera: Lygaeidae).
Slater & Baranowski. 1990. Florida Dept. of Ag. and Consumer Services, Gainesville. xv + 211 pp.