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Genus Hypselonotus

Spot-sided Coreid - Hypselonotus punctiventris unknown bug - Hypselonotus punctiventris Plant Bug - Hypselonotus punctiventris Hemipteran - Hypselonotus punctiventris nymph - Hypselonotus punctiventris Coreid - Hypselonotus punctiventris Hypselonotus punctiventris Spot-sided Coreid? - Hypselonotus punctiventris
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 Hypselonotini
Genus Hypselonotus
Explanation of Names
Hypselonotus Hahn 1833
Greek hypsos (υψος) 'high' + notos (νωτος) 'back'(1)
Numbers
2 spp. in our area, 12 total(2)
H. lineatus TX to Peru
H. punctiventris so. US to Guatemala
Identification
both our spp. shown here (Figs. 23 & 24)(3)
Range
so. US to Chile & Argentina(2)
Print References
Whitehead, D.R. 1974. Variation and synonymy in Hypselonotus (Heteroptera: Coreidae). Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences. 64(3): 223-233. (Full Text)
Works Cited
1.A Dictionary of Entomology
George Gordh, David H. Headrick. 2003. CABI Publishing.
2.Livermore L.J.R., Lemaître V.A., Dolling W.R., Webb M.D. Coreoidea species file online. Version 5.0
3.Biologia Centrali-Americana: Insecta, Hemiptera, Heteroptera-Homoptera
William Lucas Distant et al. (1880-1909). 1880. Bernard Quaritch Limited, London.