This family is defined by their simple eyes, no wing notch, and 4 or 5 wing veins. The bright colors of the milkweed bugs in this family are used to let predators know they are not tasty.
Nature inspires awe!
These are some papers that I refer to often:
"How can we be responsible stewards and conservators of threatened habitats when we do not even know the resident fauna?"
Dr. Dan Young
UW- Madison Entomology
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