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Genus Picromerus

Picromerus bidens BIG lunch! - Picromerus bidens Picromerus bidens Predatory Stink Bug - Picromerus bidens Predatory Stink Bug nymph - Picromerus bidens Picromerus bidens Predatory Stink bug with prey - possibly Picromerus bidens? - Picromerus bidens Bug - 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.