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Species Eupteryx decemnotata - Ligurian Leafhopper

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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 Typhlocybinae
Tribe Typhlocybini
Subtribe Eupterygina
Genus Eupteryx
Species decemnotata (Ligurian Leafhopper)
Explanation of Names
Eupteryx decemnotata Rey 1891
2-3 mm(1)
native to the Mediterranean (now rapidly spreading in Europe), adventive in NA and established in CA (Napa and Riverside Cos.)(2)
adults May-Oct in the UK(1)
various herbs & ornamentals in the Lamiaceae (rosemary, sage, marjoram, catnip, mint, oregano, etc.)(2)
earliest NA record: CA 2008; spreads with trade(2)
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