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Genus Thyanta

Stink bug - Thyanta pallidovirens Stink bug - Thyanta custator Stink Bug - Thyanta custator 2594 - Thyanta pallidovirens Thyanta? - Thyanta Thyanta custator (Fabricius) - Thyanta custator Pentatomid - Thyanta Thyanta custator? - Thyanta custator
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 Pentatomoidea
Family Pentatomidae (Stink Bugs)
Subfamily Pentatominae
Tribe Pentatomini
Genus Thyanta
Explanation of Names
Thyanta Stål 1860
Numbers
7 spp. in 2 subgenera in our area, 37 spp. in 3 subgenera total(1)
Identification
key to spp. in (1)
Range
New World; widespread in NA but primarily neotropical(1)(2)
Remarks
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). J. Georgia Ent. Soc. 7(4): 278-285.