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Species Phymata pennsylvanica - Pennsylvania Ambush Bug

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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 Cimicomorpha
Family Reduviidae (Assassin Bugs)
Subfamily Phymatinae (Ambush Bugs)
Genus Phymata (Jagged Ambush Bugs)
Species pennsylvanica (Pennsylvania Ambush Bug)
Other Common Names
Pennsylvania Jagged Ambush Bug
Explanation of Names
Phymata pennsylvanica Handlirsch 1897