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subgenus Erythrischius

Zelus longipes (Milkweed Assasin Bug)? - Oncopeltus fasciatus Oncopeltus fasciatus Large Milkweed Bug - Oncopeltus fasciatus Large Milkweed Bug - Oncopeltus fasciatus - male - female Large Mikweed Bug - Oncopeltus fasciatus Final Molt - Oncopeltus fasciatus Oncopeltus fasciatus nectaring on cantaloupe flower - Oncopeltus fasciatus pretty plant bug - 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.