Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Boisea

Red and Black beetle - Boisea trivittata Box Elder Bug - Boisea rubrolineata - male - female Boxelder bugs?  - Boisea trivittata Bug - Boisea trivittata Black & orange insect - Boisea trivittata Eastern Boxelder Bug - Boisea trivittata Western Boxelder Bug Nymph - Boisea rubrolineata Eastern Boxelder Bug - Boisea trivittata
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 Coreoidea (Leatherbugs)
Family Rhopalidae (Scentless Plant Bugs)
Subfamily Serinethinae (Soapberry Bugs)
Genus Boisea
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
sometimes treated as a synonym of Leptocoris
Numbers
2 spp. in our area(1), ~20 spp. total(2)
Range
throughout NA(1)
See Also
Melacoryphus spp. have similar coloration