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subgenus Erythrischius

Oncopeltus fasciatus Oncopeltus fasciatus (Dallas) - Oncopeltus fasciatus Oncopeltus fasciatus massed milkweed bugs - Oncopeltus fasciatus Feeding on Common Milkweed.  Which species? - Oncopeltus fasciatus Mating ? - Oncopeltus fasciatus O. fasciatus cannibalism: 4th-instar eating 4th-instar nymph - Oncopeltus fasciatus probable hemipteran - Oncopeltus fasciatus
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 Lygaeoidea
Family Lygaeidae (Seed Bugs)
Subfamily Lygaeinae
Genus Oncopeltus
No Taxon subgenus Erythrischius
Explanation of Names
Erythrischius Stål 1874
Numbers
3 spp. in our area, 9 spp. total(1)
Range
New World (so. Canada to so. Argentina)(1)
Works Cited
1.A Genus Level Revision of Western Hemisphere Lygaeinae (Heteroptera: Lygaeidae) with Keys to Species
Alex Slater. 1992. University of Kansas Science Bulletin.