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

Genus Halticotoma

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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 Cimicomorpha
Superfamily Miroidea
Family Miridae (Plant Bugs)
Subfamily Bryocorinae
Tribe Eccritotarsini
Genus Halticotoma
Explanation of Names
Halticotoma Townsend 1892
Numbers
5 spp., all in our area(1)
Range
H. valida widespread in the US, other spp. [south]western(1)