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Species Grypotes puncticollis

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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 Cicadellidae (Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Deltocephalinae
Tribe Koebeliini
Genus Grypotes
Species puncticollis (Grypotes puncticollis)
Range
native to Europe, adventive in NA (NY, PA; first detected 1988) (Wheeler 1989)
Food
on pines (in NA, on Pinus sylvestris, P. mugo) (Wheeler 1989)
Print References
Wheeler A.G. (1989) Grypotes puncticollis (Homoptera: Cicadellidae), a palearctic pine-feeding leafhopper new to North America. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 91: 350-354 (Full text)