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Lygus  Hahn, 1833
Taxonomic Serial No.: 104978

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2006   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderHemiptera Linnaeus, 1758 – true bugs, hemipterans  
                                  SuborderHeteroptera Latreille, 1810 – true bugs, barbeiro, maria fedida, percevejo, heteropterans  
                                     InfraorderCimicomorpha  – thaumastocorid bugs  
                                           FamilyMiridae  – jumping tree bugs, leaf bugs, plant bugs, hétéroptères mirides, punaises  
                                              SubfamilyMirinae Hahn, 1833  
                                                 TribeMirini Hahn, 1833  
                                                    GenusLygus Hahn, 1833  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       Species Lygus abroniae Van Duzee, 1918  
                                                       Species Lygus aeratus Knight, 1917  
                                                       Species Lygus atriflavus Knight, 1917  
                                                       Species Lygus atritibialis Knight, 1941  
                                                       Species Lygus borealis (Kelton, 1955)  
                                                       Species Lygus bradleyi Knight, 1917  
                                                       Species Lygus ceanothi Knight, 1941  
                                                       Species Lygus convexicollis Reuter, 1876  
                                                       Species Lygus elisus Van Duzee, 1914 – pale legume bug, lucerne plant bug, punaise de la luzerne 
                                                       Species Lygus hesperus Knight, 1917 – punaise occidentale, western plant bug 
                                                       Species Lygus humeralis Knight, 1917  
                                                       Species Lygus keltoni Schwartz in Schwartz and Foottit, 1998  
                                                       Species Lygus lineolaris (Palisot, 1818) – tarnished plant bug, punaise terne 
                                                       Species Lygus lupini Schwartz in Schwartz and Foottit, 1998  
                                                       Species Lygus mexicanus Kelton, 1973  
                                                       Species Lygus oregonae Knight, 1944  
                                                       Species Lygus perplexus Stanger, 1942  
                                                       Species Lygus plagiatus Uhler, 1895  
                                                       Species Lygus potentillae Kelton, 1973  
                                                       Species Lygus pratensis (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                                       Species Lygus punctatus (Zetterstedt, 1838)  
                                                       Species Lygus robustus (Uhler, 1895)  
                                                       Species Lygus rolfsi Knight, 1941  
                                                       Species Lygus rubroclarus Knight, 1917  
                                                       Species Lygus rubrosignatus Knight, 1923  
                                                       Species Lygus rufidorsus (Kelton, 1955)  
                                                       Species Lygus rugulipennis Poppius, 1911  
                                                       Species Lygus scudderi Schwartz in Schwartz and Foottit, 1998  
                                                       Species Lygus shulli Knight, 1941  
                                                       Species Lygus solidaginis (Kelton, 1955)  
                                                       Species Lygus striatus Knight, 1917  
                                                       Species Lygus unctuosus (Kelton, 1955)  
                                                       Species Lygus vanduzeei Knight, 1917  
                                                       Species Lygus varius Knight, 1944  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Lygus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Henry, Thomas J., and Richard C. Froeschner, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1988   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Catalog of the Heteroptera, or True Bugs, of Canada and the Continental United States   
  Page(s): xix + 958   
  Publisher: E. J. Brill   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-916846-44-X   
  Reference for: Lygus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Schwartz, Michael D., and Robert G. Foottit  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Revision of the Nearctic species of the genus Lygus Hahn, with a review of the Palaearctic species (Heteroptera: Miridae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Memoirs on Entomology, International, vol. 10   
  Page(s): vii + 428   
  Publisher: Associated Publishers   
  Publication Place: Gainesville, Florida, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56665-066-6, 1083-6284  
  Reference for: Lygus   

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