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Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

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Genus Largus

Bordered Plant Bug - Largus succinctus Silverado Beetle #2 Needs ID - Largus lots of little beetles on grass What are these please - Largus Largus? - Largus Largus ? - Largus Largus bipustulatus orange and black bug - Largus Mating Bordered Plant Bugs - Largus - male - female
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 Pyrrhocoroidea
Family Largidae (Bordered Plant Bugs)
Genus Largus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
genus under revision
Explanation of Names
Largus Hahn 1831
12 spp. in our area(1) (may not be the actual number)
across the US; L. succinctus widespread east of the Rockies, L. cinctus is common in sw. US to OR-CO(1)
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