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Species Hyaliodes harti

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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 Deraeocorinae
Tribe Hyaliodini
Genus Hyaliodes
Species harti (Hyaliodes harti)
Explanation of Names
Hyaliodes harti Knight, 1941
Size
Length 5.0 – 5.3 mm
Identification
Adults are elongate, hyaline or glassy in appearance, with long slender legs and large reddish eyes.
Kelton (1) key features: Collar and calli black. Scutellum black at base. Apical margin of corium red
Knight (2) other features: Median pronotal line always light. Antennae, first segment, bright red. Distinguished from vitripennis by the longer first antennal segment (see See Also section below)
Range
e. NA, w. strays to BC (OK-NC-ME-BC) - Map (3)(4)
Habitat
Collected on a vast variety of trees: apple, pear, peach, raspberry, plum, grape, etc.
Season
mostly: Jun-Aug.
Food
Predaceous on mites, aphids, psyllids, and other small arthropods.
See Also
Hyaliodes vitripennis has green collar, black apical margin of corium, and shorter first antennal segment
Print References
Kelton, L.A. 1983. Plant Bugs on Fruit Crops in Canada. Heteroptera: Miridae. (1)
Knight, H.H. 1941. The Plant Bugs, or Miridae, of Illinois. (2)
Internet References
Insects of Cedar Creek - U. of Minnesota
Works Cited
1.Plant Bugs on Fruit Crops in Canada. Heteroptera: Miridae.
Kelton L. A. 1983.
2.The Plant Bugs, or Miridae, of Illinois
Knight, Harry, H. 1941. State of illinois.
3.Catalog of the Heteroptera, or True Bugs of Canada and the Continental United States
Thomas J. Henry, Richard C. Froeschner. 1988. Brill Academic Publishers.
4.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)