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Species Protalebrella brasiliensis - Brazilian Leafhopper

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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 Typhlocybinae
Tribe Alebrini
Genus Protalebrella
Species brasiliensis (Brazilian Leafhopper)
Explanation of Names
Protalebra brasiliensis Baker 1899
so. US (GA-FL, TX) to W. Indies & Argentina(1)
hosts: Daucus carota (carrot), Volkameria aculeata(1)
in our area, may be an introduced species
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