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Genus Capsus

Bug - Capsus ater What kind of Hemipteran? - Capsus ater Plant Bug - Capsus ater Small black bug - Capsus ater Capsus - Capsus ater Is this Heterocordylus malinus? (Hawthorn Plant Bug) - Capsus Capsus ater Colorado bug for ID - Capsus cinctus
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 Cimicomorpha
Superfamily Miroidea
Family Miridae (Plant Bugs)
Subfamily Mirinae
Tribe Mirini
Genus Capsus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Author: Fabricius, 1803
Numbers
2 Nearctic spp., both adventive (1) (24 spp. total)
Range
Capsus ater - throughout NA
Capsus cinctus - AK-WI-IA-WY (1)
Internet References
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.