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Species Deraeocoris aphidiphagus

Bug 05.16.2009 135 - Deraeocoris aphidiphagus Deraeocoris aphidiphagus Knight - Deraeocoris aphidiphagus Deraeocoris aphidiphagus ? - Deraeocoris aphidiphagus
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 Deraeocorinae
Tribe Deraeocorini
Genus Deraeocoris
Species aphidiphagus (Deraeocoris aphidiphagus)
Explanation of Names
Deraeocoris aphidiphagus Knight 1921
Size
6-6.3 mm(1)
Range
e NA (PE-GA to SK-CO)(2)(3) (TX - NSR?)
Print References
Knight H.H. (1921) Monograph of the North American species of Deraeocoris (Heteroptera. Miridae). Minn. St. Entomol. 18th Rep. 1920: 75–210.
Works Cited
1.Heteroptera of Eastern North America
W.S. Blatchley. 1926. The Nature Publishing Company.
2.Catalog of the Heteroptera, or True Bugs of Canada and the Continental United States
Thomas J. Henry, Richard C. Froeschner. 1988. Brill Academic Publishers.
3.The Plant Bugs, or Miridae, of Illinois
Knight, Harry, H. 1941. State of illinois.