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Genus Microcentrus

Microcentrus sp.? - Microcentrus caryae treehopper - Microcentrus perditus Eared hopper - Microcentrus perditus Flat bug - Microcentrus Mystery Nymph? - Microcentrus Gray Treehopper - Microcentrus caryae treehopper - Microcentrus perditus Microcentrus caryae
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 Membracidae (Typical Treehoppers)
Subfamily Stegaspidinae
Tribe Microcentrini
Genus Microcentrus
Explanation of Names
Microcentrus Stål 1869
Numbers
5 spp. in our area(1)
Range
e. NA to AZ (BG data)
Food
Host plants: Quercus, Carya(2)