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Species Dichrooscytus repletus

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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 Mirinae
Tribe Mirini
Genus Dichrooscytus
Species repletus (Dichrooscytus repletus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Dichrooscytus repletus (Heidemann)
Orig. Comb: Lygus repletus) Heidemann, 1892
Syn: D. viridicans
48 spp. n. of Mex. (most occur west of the Rockies) (1)
1) Body length less than 4.00 mm;
2) Vertex width < A1; and
3) Dorsum uniformly green with blackish hair. (2) (3)
(one of only 4 spp. in the northeast)
Juniperus spp., Thuja sp. (PBI)
Type Locality: West Virginia
Works Cited
1.Catalog of the Heteroptera, or True Bugs of Canada and the Continental United States
Thomas J. Henry, Richard C. Froeschner. 1988. Brill Academic Publishers.
2.The Plant Bugs, or Miridae, of Illinois
Knight, Harry, H. 1941. State of illinois.
3.Heteroptera of Eastern North America
W.S. Blatchley. 1926. The Nature Publishing Company.