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Species Grypotes puncticollis

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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 Cicadomorpha
Superfamily Membracoidea (Leafhoppers and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadellidae (Typical Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Deltocephalinae
Tribe Koebeliini
Subtribe Grypotina
Genus Grypotes
Species puncticollis (Grypotes puncticollis)
Range
native to Europe, adventive in NA (NY, PA; first detected 1988) (Wheeler 1989)
Food
on pines (in NA, on Pinus sylvestris, P. mugo) (Wheeler 1989)
Print References
Wheeler A.G. (1989) Grypotes puncticollis (Homoptera: Cicadellidae), a palearctic pine-feeding leafhopper new to North America. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 91: 350-354 (Full text)