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Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Photos of insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

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Tribe Rhopalini

seed bug? - Liorhyssus hyalinus Scentless Plant Bugs Stictopleurus punctiventris - Stictopleurus punctiventris bug 33 - Liorhyssus hyalinus Bug nymph on doveweed - Liorhyssus hyalinus plant bug ? - Liorhyssus hyalinus Liorhyssus hyalinus  - Liorhyssus hyalinus Mirid? on milkweed - Liorhyssus hyalinus Liorhyssus hyalinus?  - Liorhyssus hyalinus
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
Tribe Rhopalini
Explanation of Names
7 spp. in 3 genera in our area, 55 spp. in 8 genera total(1)
worldwide except the Neotropics, mostly holarctic(1)