Females will burrow under a plant and lay one to two hundred eggs. The mother remains with the eggs and gives the new hatchlings their first few days of food. After this, the young bugs will forage for themselves and mature into adulthood.
Details of the:
White-Margined Burrower Bug
Category: True Bug
Common name: White-Margined Burrower Bug
Scientific Name: Sehirus cinctus
Size (Adult, Length): 4mm to 7mm (0.16in to 0.28in)
Identifying Colors: black, white
Additional Descriptors: plant, harmful, flying, fast, infestation, roach
North American Reach (Though Not Limited To*): Alabama; Alaska; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Hawaii; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Oklahoma; Oregon; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Vermont; Virginia; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming; Alberta; British Columbia; Manitoba; New Brunswick; Newfoundland and Labrador; Nova Scotia; Ontario; Prince Edward Island; Quebec; Saskatchewan; Mexico
* Keep in mind that an insect's reach is not limited by lines on a map and therefore may appear in areas/regions/states beyond those listed above.