with ~50 spp., the largest lace bug genus in our area(1)
; 70 spp. total(2)
(some Nearctic spp. spread to Europe and other parts of the world)
Leaf feeders, most species have restricted food preferences.
Some are considered pests
U. States Bureau of Entomol
. The Genus Corythucha
Stal. E. H. Gibson (with list of food plants and key to species)