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Species Stenocoris furcifera

Stenocoris sp. - Stenocoris furcifera
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 Alydidae (Broad-headed Bugs)
Subfamily Micrelytrinae
Genus Stenocoris (Rice Bugs)
Species furcifera (Stenocoris furcifera)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Stenocoris furcifera (Westwood), 1842
Leptocorisa furcifera Westwood, 1842
Stenocoris (Oryzocoris) furcifera: Ahmad, 1965
Identification
Separated from S. (O.) filiformis by the presence of a red midlongitudinal ventral line as well as characteristics of the genitalia (Ahmad 1965).
Range
In our region, known from FL(1).
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.