Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Tribe Anthocorini

Minute Pirate Bug - Anthocoris antevolens Minute Pirate Bug on alder - Anthocoris musculus Anthocoris tomentosus Acompocoris lepidus Acompocoris lepidus Anthocoris dimorphicus True Bug Maybe? - Tetraphleps uniformis Anthocoris? - Anthocoris
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 Cimicomorpha
Superfamily Cimicoidea
Family Anthocoridae (Minute Pirate Bugs)
Tribe Anthocorini
Numbers
30 spp. in 7 genera in our area(1)