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Species Euschistus conspersus - Consperse Stink Bug

Stink Bug - Euschistus conspersus Speckled-legged Stink Bug - Euschistus conspersus - male brown stink bug - Euschistus conspersus Euschistus sp. - Euschistus conspersus Stink Bug - Euschistus conspersus Euschistus conspersus? - Euschistus conspersus Pentatomidae - Euschistus conspersus Euschistus? - Euschistus conspersus
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 conspersus (Consperse Stink Bug)
Explanation of Names
Euschistus conspersus Uhler 1897
conspersus 'besprinkled'(1)
Identification

Det. M. A. Quinn, 2017
Range
CA to BC (2), BG adds a limited no. of other w. NA records
Remarks
minor pest of fruits and buds(3)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Composition of scientific words
Brown R.W. 1956. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC. 882 pp.
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.Garden Insects of North America : The Ultimate Guide to Backyard Bugs (Princeton Field Guides)
Whitney Cranshaw. 2004. Princeton University Press.