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Species Mozena lunata

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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 Pentatomomorpha
Superfamily Coreoidea (Leatherbugs)
Family Coreidae (Leaf-footed Bugs)
Subfamily Coreinae
Tribe Nematopini
Genus Mozena
Species lunata (Mozena lunata)
Explanation of Names
Mozena lunata (Burmeister 1835)
Numbers
2 sspp., both in our area(1)
Identification
terminal antennomere pale in adults:
Range
AZ-TX to Costa Rica(1)
Life Cycle
Print References
Brailovsky H., Mayorga C., Ortega Leon G., Barrera E. (1995) Estadios ninfales de los Coreidos del Valle de Tehuacán, Puebla, México (Hemiptera-Heteroptera) II. Especies asociadas a Huizacheras (Acacia spp.) y Mezquiteras (Prosopis spp.): Mozena lunata, Pachylis hector, Savius jurgiosus jurgiosus y Thasus gigas. An. Inst. Biol. Univ. Nal. Autón. México, Ser. Zool. 66: 57-80.
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Catalog of the Coreidae, or Leaf-Footed Bugs, of the New World
Richard Packauskas. 2010. Fort Hays State University.