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Superfamily Pyrrhocoroidea

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 Pyrrhocoroidea

Family Largidae - Bordered Plant Bugs
Genus Arhaphe
Species arguta - Arhaphe arguta
Species breviata - Arhaphe breviata
Species carolina - Arhaphe carolina
Species mimetica - Arhaphe mimetica
Tribe Largini
Genus Largus
Species californicus - Largus californicus
Species cinctus - Largus cinctus
Species convivus - Largus convivus
Species davisi - Largus davisi
Species maculatus - Largus maculatus
Species maculiventris - Largus maculiventris
Species sculptilis - Largus sculptilis
Species semipunctatus - Largus semipunctatus
Species succinctus - Largus Bug
Species semipletus - Largus semipletus
No Taxon unidentified nymphs
Genus Stenomacra
Species marginella - Stenomacra marginella
Family Pyrrhocoridae - Red Bugs
Genus Dysdercus - Cotton Stainers
Species andreae - St. Andrew's Cotton Stainer
Species bimaculatus - Dysdercus bimaculatus
Species concinnus - Pale Red Bug
Species mimulus - Dysdercus mimulus
Species obliquus - Dysdercus obliquus
Species suturellus - Cotton Stainer
No Taxon mimulus or mimus
Genus Pyrrhocoris
Species apterus - Firebug
Genus Scantius
Species aegyptius - Mediterranean Red Bug