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Tribe Anisoscelini

Western Conifer Seed Bug - Leptoglossus occidentalis Leaf-footed Bug, Leptoglossus occidentalis? - Leptoglossus occidentalis Leaf-footed Bug - Narnia Coreid - Leptoglossus oppositus Western Conifer Seed Bug - Leptoglossus occidentalis Leaf footed bug? - Leptoglossus occidentalis Which bug is this?> - Leptoglossus phyllopus Leaf-footed bug sp? - Leptoglossus
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 Pentatomomorpha
Superfamily Coreoidea (Leatherbugs)
Family Coreidae (Leaf-footed Bugs)
Subfamily Coreinae
Tribe Anisoscelini
Explanation of Names
20 spp. in 4 genera in our area, ~160 spp. in 28 genera worldwide(1)
Range
New World, primarily neotropical, with one sp. (Leptoglossus occidentalis) reaching Canada; L. gonagra pantropical, L. occidentalis introduced to Europe(1)(2)
Works Cited
1.Livermore L.J.R., Lemaître V.A., Dolling W.R., Webb M.D. Coreoidea species file online. Version 5.0
2.Heteroptera of economic importance
Schaefer C.W., Panizzi A.R. (eds). 2000. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 828 pp.