Sagotylus confluentus

Confluent Leaffooted Bug


agotylus confluentus, Confluent Leaffooted Bug, Jamaica photo

 

Family: Coreidae

Subfamily: Coreinae

Tribe: Acanthocerini

 

Thomas Say described this species in 1832.

Sagotylus confluentus is the only species in its genus. It is found from Arizona to Florida, south to Honduras, and also in the West Indies (Henry and Froeschner, 1988; also Internet records).

Photo location: Long Bay, Jamaica.


Leaffooted Bug, Sagotylus confluentus, lateral view

Sagotylus confluentus, Jamaica photo, head and thorax


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