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Tribe Anisoscelini

 Leptoglossus oppositus in NC - Leptoglossus oppositus unknown Coreidae: Leptoglossus? - Leptoglossus occidentalis Leptoglossus oppositus? - Leptoglossus oppositus - male - female Male, Leptoglossus? - Leptoglossus zonatus - male Leaf-footed bug sp? - Leptoglossus oppositus Leptoglossus phyllopus fifth-instar nymph (on Asclepias curassavica) - Leptoglossus phyllopus Narnia
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
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Anisoscelidini
Explanation of Names
Anisoscelini Laporte 1832
Numbers
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.