Metopoplax ditomoides (Costa) (Hemiptera: Lygaeoidea: Oxycarenidae): First Canadian Record of a Palearctic Seed Bug

Al G. Wheeler, Jr., E. Richard Hoebeke

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Metopoplax ditomoides; Hemiptera; Lygaeoidea; Oxycarenidae; Seed Bug

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