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Species Neohecalus lineatus

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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 Hecalini
Subtribe Hecalina
Genus Neohecalus
Species lineatus (Neohecalus lineatus)
Explanation of Names
Neohecalus lineatus (Uhler 1877)
Identification
Females are much larger than males and lack the black markings
Habitat
mostly coastal, esp. salt marshes
Food
Spartina pectinata is one of the known hosts