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Species Brochymena chelonoides

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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 Halyini
Genus Brochymena (Rough Stink Bugs)
Species chelonoides (Brochymena chelonoides)
Explanation of Names
Brochymena chelonoides Ruckes 1957
chelonoides = 'tortoise-like'
Size
♂ 12.8-15.1 mm, ♀ 14.4-16.8 mm(1)
Range
n. TX to Mexico(2)(3), ?KS (BG data)