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Species Publilia concava

Hoppers and ants on Helianthus - Publilia concava Treehopper - Publilia concava Treehopper Bug - Publilia concava treehoppers with ant - Publilia concava Leaf-hopper like insects - Publilia concava Leafhopper or Treehopper - Publilia concava Publilia concava - female Publilia concava - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (True Hoppers)
Infraorder Cicadomorpha
Superfamily Membracoidea (Leafhoppers and Treehoppers)
Family Membracidae (Typical Treehoppers)
Subfamily Smiliinae
Tribe Polyglyptini
Genus Publilia
Species concava (Publilia concava)
Explanation of Names
Publilia concava (Say 1824)
Range
NA east of the Rocky Mts, Canada to Mexico(1)(2)
Food
hosts: Asteraceae(1)
Remarks
often tended by ants (Morales 2002)
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