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Species Thamnotettix zelleri

Pastel hopper - Thamnotettix zelleri - male Leafhopper - Thamnotettix zelleri green - Thamnotettix zelleri hopper - Thamnotettix zelleri hopper - Thamnotettix zelleri Green cicadellid - Thamnotettix zelleri Green cicadellid - Thamnotettix zelleri unknown Cicadellid - Thamnotettix zelleri
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 Cicadellidae (Typical Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Deltocephalinae
Tribe Athysanini
No Taxon (genus-group Athysanus)
Genus Thamnotettix
No Taxon (subgenus Incertae sedis)
Species zelleri (Thamnotettix zelleri)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
=Jassus zelleri
Explanation of Names
Thamnotettix zelleri (Kirschbaum 1868)
Size
♂ 6.5 mm; ♀ 8 mm
Range
native to the Mediterranean(1), adventive in the New World (CA; first found 1995)(2)
Food
nymphs and adults feed on leaves of oak (Quercus spp.)