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Thorn like membracid - Philya lowryi

Thorn like membracid - Philya lowryi
Molino Basin, Catalinas, Pima County, Arizona, USA
May 16, 2012

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Thorn like membracid - Philya lowryi Thorn like membracid - Philya lowryi

Moved
Moved from Treehoppers.

Philya lowryi
We have it in our collection, too, but it is only recorded from Mexico so far. Chris Dietrich put me onto it. I suspect that it is acutally a Sphongophorus, but for now let's keep it in the genus in which it was described.

 
So it's a first for the US
you think?

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Swweeeet!
Swweeeet!

 
...eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee....
just decided to throw in my entire stash of e's
it was worth it.

 
They weren't all tha rare
on blooming Palo Verde. I usually just don't beat those and to say that these hoppers are hard to find by gleaning is an understatement. Interesting responses so far

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