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Species Pellaea stictica

last instar nymph - Pellaea stictica adult - Pellaea stictica
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 Pentatomoidea
Family Pentatomidae (Stink Bugs)
Subfamily Pentatominae
Tribe Pentatomini
Genus Pellaea
Species stictica (Pellaea stictica)
Explanation of Names
Pellaea stictica (Dallas 1851)
Range
southmost TX to Argentina - Map (1)(2)
Life Cycle
Eggs and nymphs have been collected from glossy privet, Ligustrum lucidum.
Works Cited
1.Catalog of the Heteroptera, or True Bugs of Canada and the Continental United States
Thomas J. Henry, Richard C. Froeschner. 1988. Brill Academic Publishers.
2.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)