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Species Sixeonotus insignis

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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 Sixeonotus
Species insignis (Sixeonotus insignis)
Explanation of Names
Sixeonotus insignis Reuter, 1876
From Latin in + signi (=sign, mark)
Size
3.3-3.5 mm(1)
Identification
Antennae entirely pale; legs entirely pale with brownish areas on hind femora; membrane with basal half black(2)
Head, scutellum and under surface shining black with a tinge of bronze (1)
Range
e. US to AZ (NY to FL west to CO & AZ)
Works Cited
1.Heteroptera of Eastern North America
W.S. Blatchley. 1926. The Nature Publishing Company.
2.The Plant Bugs, or Miridae, of Illinois
Knight, Harry, H. 1941. State of illinois.