Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Heteroptera (True Bugs)
Family Aradidae (Flat Bugs)
Species inornatus (Aradus inornatus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Aradus inornatus Uhler, 1876
Among those eastern species with the antennae thinner than the profemur and a serrate lateral pronotal margin, this species is diagnosed by the clavate (gradually enlarged from base to apex) second antennomere being greater than three times the length of the third.
In our region, known from DC, GA, IL, MA, MB, MD, ME, MI, MO, NC, NE, NH, NJ, ON, PA, QC, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, WI, and WV(1).
Contributed by drswanny on 30 October, 2012 - 4:44pm
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