Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Information, insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa


TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Species Cyarda melichari

Thorn bugs - Cyarda melichari cyarda - Cyarda melichari hopper... - Cyarda melichari hopper... - Cyarda melichari hopper - Cyarda melichari Plant hopper - Cyarda melichari Hemiptera, white hopper  - Cyarda melichari Flatid Planthopper - Cyarda melichari
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (Free-living Hemipterans)
Infraorder Cicadina
Superfamily Fulgoroidea (Planthoppers)
Family Flatidae (Flatid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Flatinae
Tribe Selizini
Genus Cyarda
Species melichari (Cyarda melichari)
Explanation of Names
Cyarda melichari Van Duzee 1907
Identification
wing processes shorter than in C. melichari [??]
Range
se US (TX-FL-DC) / W. Indies - Map (1)(2)
Habitat
salt marshes; weedy areas
Season
mostly Mar-Nov (2)
Food
several shrubs and herbaceous plants, plus rushes (Juncus)