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Canthophorus dubius
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Heteroptera
Infraorder: Pentatomomorpha
Superfamily: Pentatomoidea
Family: Cydnidae
Subfamily: Sehirinae
Genus: Sehirus
Amyot and Serville, 1843[1]

Canthophorus (Mulsant and Rey)

Sehirus is a genus of burrowing bugs or negro bugs belonging to the family Cydnidae, subfamily Sehirinae.[2]


Junior synonym Canthophorus [4]


  1. ^ "Sehirus (Amyot and Serville, 1843)". ITIS. Retrieved 7 October 2012. 
  2. ^ Lis, Jerzy A. (1994). A revision of Oriental burrower bugs (Heteroptera, Cydnidae). Bytom, Poland: Department of Natural History, Upper Silesian Museum. ISBN 978-83-901173-1-7. 
  3. ^ Genus Sehirus in Biolib
  4. ^ Junior synonym Canthophorus in Biolib

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