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Genus Micrutalis

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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 Membracidae (Treehoppers)
Subfamily Smiliinae
Tribe Micrutalini
Genus Micrutalis
Explanation of Names
Micrutalis Fowler 1895
Numbers
6 spp. in our area(1)
Range
New World(2)
Remarks
M. malleifera transmits a viral pathogen that causes pseudo-curly top disease in eggplants and other Solanaceae(3)