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Species Carynota mera

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (Free-living Hemipterans)
Superfamily Cicadoidea (Cicadas, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Family Membracidae (Treehoppers)
Subfamily Smiliinae
Tribe Telamonini
Genus Carynota
Species mera (Carynota mera)
Explanation of Names
Carynota mera (Say 1831)
Numbers
9-10 mm(1)
Range
e NA(2)
Food
Host associations: Carya spp.(1)(3)(4)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Rothschild M.J. (2012) A checklist of the Membracidae of Florida
2.Richness of the Nearctic treehopper fauna (Hemiptera: Aetalionidae and Membracidae)
Deitz L.L., Wallace M.S. 2012. Zootaxa 3423: 1–26.
3.Treehopper diversity (Hemiptera: Membracidae) of Little Orleans, Allegany Co., Maryland
Bartlett C.R., Deitz L.L., Rothschild M.J., Wallace M.S. 2008. Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 101: 130-143.
4.Checklist and host plants of the treehoppers of North Carolina
Dietrich C.H., Rothschild M.J., Deitz L.L. 1999. Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 101: 242-262.