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Genus Picromerus

spike shouldered stink bug - Picromerus bidens spike-shouldered stink bug - Picromerus bidens Stinkbugs - Picromerus bidens - male - female Picromerus bidens Picromerus bidens Spined Stink Bugs feeding and mating - Picromerus bidens - male - female immature stink bug in wild blueberry - Picromerus bidens Picromerus sp. - Picromerus bidens
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 Pentatomoidea
Family Pentatomidae (Stink Bugs)
Subfamily Asopinae (Predatory Stink Bugs)
Genus Picromerus
Explanation of Names
Picromerus Amyot & Serville 1843
Numbers
A single (adventive) species in our area(1), several spp. in the Old World
Works Cited
1.The Pentatomoidea (Hemiptera) of Northeastern North America
J.E. McPherson. 1982. Southern Illinois University Press.