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Species Selenacentrus wallacei

Classification
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 Membracidae (Treehoppers)
Subfamily Centrotinae
Genus Selenacentrus
Species wallacei (Selenacentrus wallacei)
Explanation of Names
Selenacentrus wallacei Morris & Dietrich, 2016
Range
TX / n. Mex. (Morris & Dietrich, 2016)
Life Cycle
occurs on a few members of the plant family Fabaceae (Prosopis, Pithecellobium, and Acacia) in Texas and northern Mexico. (Morris & Dietrich, 2016)
Print References
Morris, B.O. and Dietrich, C.H. (2016) Hidden in plain sight: a remarkable new genus of Nearctic treehoppers (Hemiptera: Membracidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 109(3): 488-494.