Length: typically 4.2 - 4.5 mm
Adults are common in late Spring, and are active through October.
Tylozygus geometricus ranges from Maryland south to Texas, and into the Neotropics. Neotropical records include those from Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Panama, Venezuela, Colombia, Brazil, Peru, Cuba, St. Lucia, Dominica, and Trinidad.
With its bold yellow transverse bands, no other species is easily confused with Tylozygus geometricus.
Left: the dark abdomen is tinged with yellow.
Right: A dark face is characteristic of Tylozygus geometricus.
The American Insects website also features nymphs of genus Tylozygus, and there is a species page for a congener, Tylozygus bifidus.
American Insects site