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Species Misodema reticulata

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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 Fulgoromorpha
Superfamily Fulgoroidea (Planthoppers)
Family Tropiduchidae (Tropiduchid Planthoppers)
Tribe Elicini
Genus Misodema
Species reticulata (Misodema reticulata)
Explanation of Names
Misodema reticulata Melichar 1906
Numbers
1 sp. n. of Mex.(1)
Identification
Misodema can be recognized among the Gaetuliini by:
the forewings not strap-like, covering the abdomen;
forewing opaque, elongate, costal margin nearly straight;
vertex obtusely produced for distance nearly equal to width of eye;
hind tibiae with 4 lateral spines.(1)
Range
AZ, TX (1)
Food
None reported(1)
Remarks
most records from c. TX (BG data)
See Also
easily mistaken for Issidae(1)
Print References
Melichar, L. 1906. Monographie der Issiden. (Homoptera). Abhandlungen der K. K. Zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 3: 1-327.
Internet References
Genus Page - Univ. Delaware(1)