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Species Liburniella ornata

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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 Fulgoroidea (Planthoppers)
Family Delphacidae (Delphacid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Delphacinae
Genus Liburniella
Species ornata (Liburniella ornata)
Other Common Names
Ornate Planthopper
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Liburniella ornata (Stål)
Orig. Comb: Delphax ornata Stål 1862
1 sp. (1)
3 mm
abundant and highly distinctive(2)
e. NA, Calif. (3),(4)
mostly: June-Oct. (BG data)
Reported from the sedge Rhynchospora globularis, but probably polyphagous on sedges and maybe grasses.(2) Also reported from grasses.
Life Cycle
Nymph; adult
See Also
patterned wings similar Stobaera, but Stobaera has flattened antennae(2)
Internet References
Genus page - Univ. Delaware(2)
American Insects - Stephen Cresswell