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Species Euschistus quadrator

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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 Pentatomoidea
Family Pentatomidae (Stink Bugs)
Subfamily Pentatominae
Tribe Carpocorini
Genus Euschistus
Species quadrator (Euschistus quadrator)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Euschistus quadrator Rolston 1974
Range
TX to Honduras (native range), has spread to LA-FL-GA(1)(2)(Tillman 2010)
Food
has supplanted other stink bugs in cotton, soybean, citrus, and other crops in FL (3)
Remarks
cotton & soybean pest(1)
Print References
Hopkins B.W., Bernal J.S., Knutson A.E. (2005) Euschistus quadrator (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae): a new pest in lower Texas Gulf Coast cotton. Proc. Beltwide Cotton Conf. 2005: 1480-1485.
Internet References
Featured Creatures - Brennan et al. (2012)(4)
Works Cited
1.Heteroptera of concern to southern U.S.
Brambila J. 2007. Invasive Arthropod Workshop, Southern Plant Diagnostic Network 7-9 May 2007, Clemson, SC.
2.Pentatomidae (Heteroptera) of Honduras: a checklist with description of a new ochlerine genus
Arismendi N., Thomas D.B. 2003. Insecta Mundi 17: 219-236.
3.Frank J.H., Thomas M.C. (2013) Invasive insects (adventive pest insects) in Florida
4.University of Florida: Featured Creatures