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Species Paraproba capitata

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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 Cimicomorpha
Superfamily Miroidea
Family Miridae (Plant Bugs)
Subfamily Orthotylinae
Tribe Orthotylini
Genus Paraproba
Species capitata (Paraproba capitata)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Author: Van Duzee, 1912 (Original genus: Diaphnidia)
Size
3.0-3.5 mm (1)
Identification
Recognized by the small size, pale greenish colour, black head, and by the fuscous to black first antennal segment. (2)
Range
Northeastern and north central USA; NS, QC, ON (1)
Food
Elm (Ulmus sp.), hazel (Corylus sp.), prickly ash (Xanthoxylum sp.), and walnut (Juglans sp.) (2)
Internet References
Cedacreek provides a dorsal image.
Works Cited
1.The predaceous and phytophagous plant bugs (Heteroptera: Miridae) found on apple trees in Quebec.
Braimah, S. A., L. A. Kelton and R. K. Stewart. 1982. Société Léon-Provancher d'Histoire Naturelle du Canada.
2.Diaphnidia Uhler and Diaphnocoris Kelton in North America (Hemiptera: Miridae)
Kelton, L. A. 1965. The Entomological Society of Canada.