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Species Empoa gillettei

Which Typhlocyba? - Empoa gillettei white leafhopper - Empoa gillettei Leafhopper - Empoa gillettei Brown-banded yellow leafhopper - Empoa gillettei Brown-banded leafhopper - Empoa gillettei Typhlocyba gillettei? - Empoa gillettei Empoa, perhaps venusta? - Empoa gillettei gillettei or venusta? - Empoa gillettei
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 Typhlocybinae
Tribe Typhlocybini
Subtribe Typhlocybina
Genus Empoa
No Taxon (Subgenus Empoa)
Species gillettei (Empoa gillettei)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Typhlocyba gillettei Van Duzee 1917
Explanation of Names
Empoa gillettei (Van Duzee 1917)
Range
most of NA (NF-AK to NC-LA-AZ)(1)
Food
recorded hosts include deciduous trees in 6 families(1)
See Also

E. venusta (wing tips darker than in E. gillettei)