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Species Euscelidius variegatus

Short-winged Leafhopper - Euscelidius variegatus Short-winged Leafhopper - Euscelidius variegatus leafhopper - Euscelidius variegatus Leafhopper - Euscelidius variegatus Leafhopper - Euscelidius variegatus Cicadellidae?  Deltocephalus? - Euscelidius variegatus Urban cicadellid - Euscelidius variegatus Euscelidius variegatus? - Euscelidius variegatus
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 Athysanina
Genus Euscelidius
Species variegatus (Euscelidius variegatus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Euscelis variegatus
Explanation of Names
Euscelidius variegatus (Kirschbaum 1858)
Range
native to the Palaearctic, adventive in our area and now widespread along the Pacific (WA-CA) + UT(1)
Remarks
earliest NA record: CA 1947; vector of western aster yellows(2)
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