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Subfamily Coreinae

Western Leaf-footed Bug - Leptoglossus clypealis Any ideas on what this might be? - Catorhintha texana Western Conifer Seed Bug - Leptoglossus occidentalis stink bug family? - Piezogaster calcarator - male - female Which Coreidae sp. nymph ? - Acanthocephala leaf footed bug - Leptoglossus occidentalis Leptoglossus? - Leptoglossus oppositus Catorhintha selector? - Catorhintha selector
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 Coreoidea (Leatherbugs)
Family Coreidae (Leaf-footed Bugs)
Subfamily Coreinae
by far the largest subfamily(1), with close to 800 spp. in >150 genera arranged into 12 tribes worldwide(2); 33 genera in 10 tribes represented in our area
Works Cited
1.Biodiversity of the Heteroptera
Henry T.J. 2009. In: Foottit R.G., Adler P.H., eds. Insect biodiversity: Science and society. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell: 223−263.
2.Livermore L.J.R., Lemaître V.A., Dolling W.R., Webb M.D. Coreoidea species file online. Version 5.0