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Genus Boreioglycaspis

Melaleuca Psyllid - Boreioglycaspis melaleucae - male Melaleuca Psyllid - Boreioglycaspis melaleucae Melaleuca Psyllid - Boreioglycaspis melaleucae Melaleuca Psyllid - Boreioglycaspis melaleucae - female Melaleuca Psyllid - Boreioglycaspis melaleucae - male Melaleuca Psyllid - Boreioglycaspis melaleucae Psylloidea? - Boreioglycaspis melaleucae
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 Spondyliaspidinae
Genus Boreioglycaspis
Explanation of Names
Boreioglycaspis Moore, 1964
Numbers
a single introduced sp. in our area, 16 spp. worldwide(1)
Range
Native to Australia & Malaysia(2); in our area, FL(1)
Food
Primarily Myrtaceae(2)
See Also
Differs from Glycaspis in that cells m1+2 and cu1a of the forewing are relatively short, with bifurcation of M1+2 distal to apex of vein Cu1 (2)