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Species Allygus atomarius

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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 (Free-living Hemipterans)
Superfamily Cicadoidea (Cicadas, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadellidae (Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Deltocephalinae
Tribe Athysanini
Subtribe Allygidiina
Genus Allygus
Species atomarius (Allygus atomarius)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Allygidius atomarius (Fabricius 1794) (currently in prevalent use; Dr Hamilton "consider[s] Allygidius as merely a subgenus")
Explanation of Names
Allygus atomarius (Fabricius 1794)
Range
native to Europe, adventive in NA(1)
Remarks
rare; earliest NA record: QC 1890(1)
Vector of elm yellows, a phytoplasma that causes phloem necrosis