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Species Omolicna fulva

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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 (True Hoppers)
Infraorder Fulgoromorpha (Planthoppers)
Superfamily Fulgoroidea
Family Derbidae (Derbid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Derbinae
Tribe Cenchreini
Genus Omolicna
Species fulva (Omolicna fulva)
Explanation of Names
Omolicna fulva Van Duzee 1909
Size
6.5 mm(1)
Range
so. FL; may be a Caribbean species(1)
Food
palms
Remarks
This species has a very narrow head and is in fact a species of the genus Agoo to which it will be moved soon.
Works Cited
1.Potential planthopper vectors of palm phytoplasmas in Florida with a description of a new species of the genus Omolicna
Halbert S.E., Wilson S.W., Bextine B., Youngblood S.B. 2014. Fla. Entomol. 97: 90-97.