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

Discussion of 2018 gathering

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

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington

TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Species Arthaldeus pascuellus

Leafhopper - Arthaldeus pascuellus - female Leafhopper - Arthaldeus pascuellus Leafhopper - Arthaldeus pascuellus - female Leafhopper - Arthaldeus pascuellus - female Leafhopper - Arthaldeus pascuellus - male Leafhopper - Arthaldeus pascuellus - male Leafhopper - Arthaldeus pascuellus - male Leafhopper July 21 - Arthaldeus pascuellus
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)
Superfamily Cicadoidea (Cicadas, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadellidae (Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Deltocephalinae
Tribe Paralimnini
Subtribe Paralimnina
Genus Arthaldeus
Species pascuellus (Arthaldeus pascuellus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Sorhoanus pascuellus
Explanation of Names
Arthaldeus pascuellus (Fallén 1826)
Size
3-4 mm(1)
Identification
The deeply notched pregenital sternite (the plate covering the base of the ovipositor) is distinctive; also the two little dark spots at the tip of the head (on the upper side).
Range
native to Europe, adventive in NA(2)
Season
Adults present Jun to Nov in the UK(1)
Food
on grasses(3)
Internet References