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Subfamily Chiloxanthinae

Shore Bugs - Pentacora ligata Shore Bug - Pentacora ligata Shore Bug - Pentacora signoreti Pentacora sphacelata? - Pentacora hirta Pentacora signoreti Which Seed bug? - Pentacora Pentacora signoreti pair? - Pentacora signoreti - male - female Pentacora signoreti pair? - Pentacora signoreti - male - female
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