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Genus Thyanta

Houston we have a problem - Thyanta calceata Green bug - Thyanta pallidovirens Pink Stink Bug - Thyanta pallidovirens Red-shouldered Stink Bug - Thyanta custator nymph - Thyanta Stink Bug Nymph - Thyanta Pentatomidae - Thyanta custator Thyanta custator? - Thyanta custator
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 Thyanta
Explanation of Names
Thyanta Stål 1860
7 spp. in 2 subgenera in our area, 37 spp. in 3 subgenera total(1)
key to spp. in Rider & Chapin (1992)(1)
New World; widespread in NA but primarily neotropical(1)(2)
most spp. of this genus occur in two color forms, a green one (during warmer season) and a brown one (cooler season)(1)
Print References
Rolston, L.H. 1972. The small Thyanta species of North America (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae). Journal of the Georgia Entomological Society 7(4): 278-285.
Works Cited
1.Revision of the genus Thyanta Stål, 1862 (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae). II. Central America, North America, and the West Indies
Rider D.A., Chapin J.B. 1992. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 100(1): 42-98.
2.Pentatomidae (Heteroptera) of Honduras: a checklist with description of a new ochlerine genus
Arismendi N., Thomas D.B. 2003. Insecta Mundi 17: 219-236.