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Tribe Drymini

Eremocoris ferus Bug: 2012.04.04.18571 - Eremocoris setosus Bug on house - Eremocoris borealis Scolopostethus thomsoni - male Drymus unus? - Drymus unus Eremocoris Eremocoris depressus? - Eremocoris depressus Eremocoris? - Eremocoris
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 Rhyparochromidae (Dirt-colored Seed Bugs)
Subfamily Rhyparochrominae
Tribe Drymini
Explanation of Names
Drymini Stål 1872
26 described spp. in 6 genera in our area(1) + a few undescribed; ~300 spp. in 56 genera worldwide(2)
primarily in the Old World; most diverse in the Palaearctic, Afrotropical and Oriental Regions (absent in S.America)(2); in NA, much more diverse in cooler and w. montane areas; only 3 genera represented south of the US border, Eremocoris being by far the most speciose in Mexico(1)