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Subfamily Chiloxanthinae

Shore Bug - Pentacora ligata Which Shore Bug is this? - Pentacora signoreti Saldid - Pentacora sphacelata lateral - Pentacora hirta Shore Bug - Chiloxanthus stellatus Pentacora ligata shore bug - Pentacora sphacelata Pentacora signoreti? - 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
Explanation of Names
Chiloxanthinae Cobben 1959
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