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Genus Plectoptera

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Blattodea (Cockroaches and Termites)
Superfamily Blaberoidea
Family Ectobiidae
Subfamily Pseudophyllodromiinae
Genus Plectoptera
Explanation of Names
Plectoptera Saussure 1864
Numbers
2 spp. in our area, 25 spp. total(1)
Range
FL to Brazil(1)