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Species Banasa packardii

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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 Pentatomini
Genus Banasa
Species packardii (Banasa packardii)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
spelling issue (packardi vs. packardii) discussed here
Explanation of Names
Banasa packardii Stål 1872
Size
10.5-11.5 mm(1)
Identification
3 rows of pale ventral abdominal spots(1)
Range
coastal se US to AZ (AZ-FL-MD)(1)(2)(3)(BG data) to Guatemala (D.B. Thomas, pers. comm. to =v=, 23.ix.2009)
Food
Host plant: Juniperus(1)
Works Cited
1.The Pentatomoidea (Hemiptera) of Northeastern North America
J.E. McPherson. 1982. Southern Illinois University Press.
2.Catalog of the Heteroptera, or True Bugs of Canada and the Continental United States
Thomas J. Henry, Richard C. Froeschner. 1988. Brill Academic Publishers.
3.Texas A&M University Insect Collection (TAMUIC)