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Megalopsallus  Knight, 1927
Taxonomic Serial No.: 106526

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Merinocapsus Knight, 1968
  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  
                                              SubfamilyPhylinae Douglas and Scott, 1865  
                                                 TribePhylini Douglas and Scott, 1865  
                                                    GenusMegalopsallus Knight, 1927  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus atriplicis Knight, 1927  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus brendae Schuh, 2000  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus brittoni Knight, 1927  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus californicus Schuh, 2000  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus ellae Schuh and Schwartz, 2004  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus ephedrae (Knight, 1968)  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus ephedrellus Schuh, 2000  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus femoralis Kelton, 1980  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus flammeus Schuh, 2000  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus froeschneri (Schuh, 1986)  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus humeralis (Van Duzee, 1923)  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus knowltoni (Knight, 1970)  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus latifrons Knight, 1927  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus marmoratus Knight, 1968  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus nicholi (Knight, 1968)  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus nigricaput Schuh, 2000  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus nigrofemoratus (Knight, 1968)  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus nuperus (Van Duzee, 1923)  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus pallidus (Knight, 1968)  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus pallipes (Knight, 1968)  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus parapunctipes Schuh, 2000  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus pictipes (Van Duzee, 1918)  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus punctatus Schuh, 2000  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus punctipes (Knight, 1968)  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus rubricornis (Knight, 1968)  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus rubropictipes Knight, 1927  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus sarcobati (Knight, 1969)  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus schwartzi Schuh, 2000  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus sparsus (Van Duzee, 1918)  
                                                       Species Megalopsallus teretis Schuh, 2000  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Megalopsallus   
  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: Megalopsallus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Schuh, Randall T.  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title: Revision of the North American Plant Bug Genus Megalopsallus Knight, with the Description of Eight New Species from the West (Heteroptera: Miridae: Phylinae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Museum Novitates, no. 3305   
  Page(s): 69   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0003-0082   
  Reference for: Megalopsallus   

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