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Genus Gyropsylla

Psyllid - Gyropsylla ilecis yaupon psyllid nymph - Gyropsylla ilecis St. Andrews leaf galls on Ilex vomitoria SA_G82 2016 1 - Gyropsylla ilecis St. Andrews leaf galls on Ilex vomitoria SA_G82 2016 2 - Gyropsylla ilecis St. Andrews leaf galls on Ilex vomitoria SA_G82 2016 3 - Gyropsylla ilecis St. Andrews leaf galls on Ilex vomitoria SA_G82 2016 12 - Gyropsylla ilecis St. Andrews leaf galls on Ilex vomitoria SA_G82 2016 13 - Gyropsylla ilecis St. Andrews leaf galls on Ilex vomitoria SA_G82 2016 17 - Gyropsylla ilecis
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 Aphalaridae
Subfamily Aphalarinae
Genus Gyropsylla
Explanation of Names
Gyropsylla Brèthes, 1921
Numbers
1 spp. in our area, 7 spp. total (1)
Identification
Cubital cell very elongate; pterostigma large; clypeus tubular and projecting perpendicularly from underside of head (2)
Range
Primarily neotropical; in our area s.e. US (1)
Food
Ilex (1)
Works Cited
1.Ouvrard D. (2013) Psyl'list - The World Psylloidea Database
2.Phylogenetic relationships within the subfamily Aphalarinae including a revision of Limataphalara
Burckhardt D. & Queiroz D. L. 2013. Acta Musei Moraviae, Scientiae biologicae 98(2): 35-56.