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Subfamily Chiloxanthinae

Chiloxanthus stellatus (Curtis) - Chiloxanthus stellatus 073111BeachBug - Pentacora signoreti shore bug - Pentacora ligata Saldid - Pentacora signoreti Which Shore Bug is this? - Pentacora unknown insect  - Pentacora signoreti anterior - Pentacora Saldidae? - Pentacora signoreti
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 Leptopodomorpha
Family Saldidae (Shore Bugs)
Subfamily Chiloxanthinae
Numbers
7 spp. in 2 genera in our area(1), 4 genera worldwide(2)
Identification
long embolar fracture and five membrane cells(2)
Range
New World, Eurasia, Australasia(2); widespread in our area