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Red Cotton Bug
Dysdercus cingulatus (Fabricius, 1775)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Hemiptera - bugs »  family Pyrrhocoridae - red bugs, stainers »  genus Dysdercus

Scientific synonyms

Cimex cingulatus Fabricius, 1775 o
Lygaeus cingulatus (Fabricius, 1775)
Dysdercus megalopygus Breddin, 1909

Other names

= Cotton Stainer Bug
= Red Cotton Stainer
= Red Seed Bug of Malvaceae

Taxonomy

Some sources synonymize Dysdercus koeningii with Dysdercus cingulatus but most sources treat them separately.

Links and literature

EN Pest Information Wiki [Dysdercus_cingulatus]

Pest Information Wiki [http://wiki.pestinfo.org] [as Dysdercus cingulatus (Fabricius)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016

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Explanations

o original combination