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Genus Cosmopepla

 Twice stabbed stink bug - Cosmopepla Lintneriana - Cosmopepla lintneriana Leaf Bug? of some kind on a Johnson's Blue Geranium (Geranium ibericum ‘Johnson’s Blue’) - Cosmopepla lintneriana Cosmopepla conspicillaris ? - Cosmopepla conspicillaris Pentatomid on Thimbleberry - Cosmopepla conspicillaris Bug Nymph - Cosmopepla uhleri Unknown Bug Nymph. - Cosmopepla conspicillaris Cosmopepla lintneriana Cosmopepla lintneriana
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 Pentatomoidea
Family Pentatomidae (Stink Bugs)
Subfamily Pentatominae
Tribe Carpocorini
Genus Cosmopepla
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
revision in(1)
Explanation of Names
Cosmopepla Stål 1867
6 spp. in our area(2), two additional spp. between c. Mexico and Ecuador(3)