Western Tarnished Plant Bug
( Lygus hesperus )


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PHOTO COMMENT

IDENTIFICATION
Identification:Lygus hesperus
(Knight, 1917)
Common Name:Western Tarnished Plant Bug
Life Stage:(A) adult

PHYLOGENY

Phylum:Arthropoda
Class:Insecta
Superorder:Paraneoptera
Order:Hemiptera
Suborder:Heteroptera
Family:Miridae
Genus:Lygus
Taxon Code:HET00581
ITIS TSN#:104992

LOCATION DETAILS
Location
Black Diamond Mines Regional Pre, 5175 Somersville Rd., Antioch
County:Contra Costa County
ECI Site#:CAEB060700
Park/Forest:Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve

RECOGNITION

BIOLOGY

HABITAT

CREDITS
Photographer
Mike Dame

REFERENCES
  • Integrated Taxonomic Information System TSN#104992


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