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Subfamily Rhopalinae

unknown Hemipteran - Liorhyssus hyalinus Bug ID? - Liorhyssus hyalinus Scentless Plant Bug - Harmostes reflexulus unidentified Heteropteran - Arhyssus Plant Bug - Niesthrea louisianica True bug - Stictopleurus Mirid? - Harmostes True Bug - Harmostes reflexulus
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 Coreoidea (Leatherbugs)
Family Rhopalidae (Scentless Plant Bugs)
Subfamily Rhopalinae
Numbers
32 spp. in 8 genera in our area(1), ~80 spp. in 17 genera arranged in 5 tribes worldwide(2); most diverse in the Palaearctic(3)