Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Bactericera

unknown Hemipteran - Bactericera cockerelli Bactericera cockerelli? - Bactericera cockerelli Potato Psyllid - Bactericera cockerelli - female Sady tomato plant critter - Bactericera cockerelli Bactericera minuta? - Bactericera minuta island mallow psyllid nymph - Bactericera lavaterae Potato Psyllid? - Bactericera cockerelli Psylloidea - Bactericera cockerelli
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Sternorrhyncha (Plant-parasitic Hemipterans)
Superfamily Psylloidea
Family Triozidae
Genus Bactericera
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Includes many species formerly referred to other genera such as Trioza, Rhinopsylla, and Paratrioza
Explanation of Names
Bactericera Puton, 1876
Numbers
24 spp. in our area(1), 160 total(2)