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Species Macropsis ocellata

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (Free-living Hemipterans)
Superfamily Cicadoidea (Cicadas, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadellidae (Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Macropsinae
Genus Macropsis
Species ocellata (Macropsis ocellata)
Explanation of Names
Macropsis ocellata Provancher 1872
native to Europe, adventive in NA(1): NS-ON(2) south to...
hosts: Salix alba, S. fragilis(1)
earliest NA record: QC 1872(1)
Works Cited
1.Short-horned bugs (Hemiptera, Auchenorrhyncha) introduced to North America
2.Checklist of the Hemiptera of Canada and Alaska
Maw, H.E.L., R.G. Foottit, K.G.A. Hamilton and G.G.E. Scudder. 2000. NRC Research Press.