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Genus Corythucha

Desert Lace Bug - Corythucha morrilli Southern California Lace Bug Hunt - Corythucha morrilli Powdery-white lace bugs - Corythucha immaculata Lace Bug, Corythucha sp. - Corythucha morrilli Lace Bug - Corythucha marmorata Walnut Lace Bug - Corythucha juglandis Lace Bug - Corythucha arcuata Tingidae eggs on Oak - Corythucha arcuata
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Heteroptera (True Bugs)
Infraorder Cimicomorpha
Superfamily Miroidea
Family Tingidae (Lace Bugs)
Subfamily Tinginae
Tribe Tingini
Genus Corythucha
Explanation of Names
Corythucha Stål 1873
with ~50 spp., the largest lace bug genus in our area(1); 70 spp. total(2)
New World(2) (some Nearctic spp. spread to Europe and other parts of the world)
Leaf feeders, most species have restricted food preferences.
Some are considered pests
Internet References
U. States Bureau of Entomol. The Genus Corythucha Stal. E. H. Gibson (with list of food plants and key to species)