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Species Megamelus gracilis

Delphacidae - Megamelus gracilis Megamelus gracilis Megamelus gracilis sp1 - Megamelus gracilis - female sp1 - Megamelus gracilis - female sp1 - Megamelus gracilis - male sp1 - Megamelus gracilis - male sp1 - Megamelus gracilis - male
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 Fulgoromorpha (Planthoppers)
Superfamily Delphacoidea
Family Delphacidae (Delphacid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Delphacinae
Tribe Delphacini
Genus Megamelus
Species gracilis (Megamelus gracilis)
Explanation of Names
Megamelus gracilis Beamer 1955
FL(1), e. TX-LA (BG data)
Print References
Beamer, R.H. 1955. A revision of the genus Megamelus in America north of Mexico (Homoptera, Fulgoridae, Delphacinae). Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society, 28(1): 29-46.
Internet References
Genus Page - Univ. Delaware(2)
Works Cited
1.A review of the planthoppers (Hemiptera: Fulgoroidea) of the United States
Bartlett C. R., O'Brien L. B. & Wilson S. W. 2014. Memoirs of the American Entomological Society 50: 1-287.
2.Bartlett C.R. and contributors (2017-) Planthoppers of North America