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Genus Graminella

Hopper ID Request - Graminella nigrifrons Deltocephalini Leafhopper - Graminella villica Leafhopper - Graminella nigrifrons - male Leafhopper - Graminella Leafhopper - Graminella nigrifrons Graminella s.l.  - Graminella nigrifrons Graminella plana? - Graminella plana - female Leafhopper June 29 - Graminella fitchii
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 Deltocephalini
Genus Graminella
Explanation of Names
Graminella (DeLong, 1936)
19(?) spp. in our area, ~30 spp. total(1)
NOTE: the notation citing the taxonomic authority of the listed species may have been inputted erroneously. This is pending correction.
Graminella aureovittata (Sanders & DeLong, 1920): eastern and central U.S.
Graminella albovenosa (Sanders & DeLong, 1923): FL
Graminella ampla (Beamer, 1938): MN, ND
Graminella balli (Beamer, 1938): transcontinental U.S. and Canada
Graminella cognita (Caldwell, 1952): FL; Puerto Rico
Graminella comata (Ball, 1900): FL
Graminella fitchii (Van Duzee, 1890): eastern and central U.S.; Canada
Graminella floridana (DeLong & Mohr, 1937): southeastern U.S.
Graminella mohri (DeLong, 1937): eastern and central U.S.
Graminella nielsoni (Kramer, 1965): AZ
Graminella nigrifrons (Forbes, 1885): transcontinental Canada to Mexico
Graminella nigrinota (DeLong & Mohr, 1937): southeastern U.S.
Graminella nigripennis (DeLong, 1923): central america, caribbean, likely introduced in FL
Graminella oquaka (DeLong, 1937): central U.S.
Graminella pallidula (Osborn, 1898): eastern and central U.S.
Graminella plana (DeLong, 1924): eastern and central U.S.
Graminella sonora (Ball, 1900): transcontinental U.S.; Carribean; Mexico and Central America
Graminella villicus (Crumb, 1915): southeastern U.S.
Graminella virginiana (Sanders & DeLong, 1922): southeastern U.S.
New World, Canada to Brazil; widespread in our area(1)
Graminella punctata is found in Puerto Rico
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