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Genus Hamatophylus

Hamatophylus guttulosus (Reuter) - Hamatophylus guttulosus Night Life - Hamatophylus guttulosus Night Life - Hamatophylus guttulosus Plant Bug - Hamatophylus guttulosus Hamatophylus guttulosus (Reuter) - Hamatophylus guttulosus unknown bug - Hamatophylus guttulosus plant bug? - Hamatophylus guttulosus plant bug? - Hamatophylus guttulosus
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 Phylinae
Tribe Phylini
Subtribe Oncotylina
Genus Hamatophylus
Numbers
A single species in the genus(1)
Identification
Recognized by the rather large size and elongate ovoid body form, relatively large eyes, broad head, pale coloration with small brown or reddish brown spots at the base of the setae, red cuneus(1)
Range
so. US; Mexico(1)
Life Cycle
on oaks (Quercus, Fagaceae)(1)
Works Cited
1.New genera, new species, and new combinations in western Nearctic Phylini (Heteroptera, Miridae, Phylinae)
Christiane Weirauch. 2006. American Museum of Natural History.