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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Megacopta

Globular Stink Bug Eggs Hatching - Megacopta cribraria Unsure? - Megacopta cribraria October Entry For Bean Plataspid In Georgia - Megacopta cribraria - male Bean Plataspid (Megacopta cribraria) - Megacopta cribraria Megacopta cribraria Kudzu Bug - Megacopta cribraria - male Megacepta cribaria - Kudzu Bug - Megacopta cribraria Invading our windows - Megacopta cribraria
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 Plataspidae
Genus Megacopta
A single non-native species in NA(1)
Works Cited
1.Occurrence of the Old World bug Megacopta cribraria (Fabricius) (Heteroptera: Plataspidae) in Georgia...
Eger J.E., Ames L.M., Suiter D.R., Jenkins T.M., Rider D.A., Halbert S.E. 2010. Insecta Mundi 0121: 1-11.