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Subfamily Metacanthinae

Stilt Bug - Jalysus Devil's claw stilt bug - Jalysus Spindly bug - Jalysus Berytidae (9) - Jalysus - male - female Jalysus? mating - Jalysus - male - female just don't know what - Jalysus Genus Jalysus? - Jalysus Jalysus wickhami - Spined Stilt Bug - Jalysus wickhami
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 Lygaeoidea
Family Berytidae (Stilt Bugs)
Subfamily Metacanthinae
Explanation of Names
Metacanthinae Douglas & Scott 1865
Numbers
the largest of the 3 subfamilies, with 6 spp. in 2 genera in our area (all in the tribe Metacanthini) and 70 spp. in 11 genera worldwide(1)
Range
most diverse in the Old World(1)
Works Cited
1.Zoological catalogue of Australia: Hemiptera: Heteroptera (Pentatomomorpha)
Cassis G., Gross G.F. 2002. CSIRO Publishing, 751 pp.