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Genus Euphalerus

Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Sternorrhyncha (Plant-parasitic Hemipterans)
Superfamily Psylloidea
Family Psyllidae
Subfamily Macrocorsinae
Genus Euphalerus
Explanation of Names
Euphalerus Schwarz 1904
Numbers
a single sp. in our area, 30 total (1)
Identification
Our species, E. nidifex, may be recognized by the wing venation and speckled forewings(2):
Range
Southern Florida (1)
Food
Piscidia piscipula (1)
Life Cycle
Nymphs construct conspicuous nests on the ventral surfaces of leaves
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