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Species Euscelis variegatus

leafhopper - Euscelis variegatus Heap o' hoppers from Nix - This one looks familiar, but I can't figure it out myself. - Euscelis variegatus Hopper - Euscelis variegatus Leafhopper - Euscelis variegatus Leafhopper - Euscelis variegatus Leafhopper - Euscelis variegatus Oregon Leafhopper #15 - Euscelis variegatus Deltocephalinae- Paraphlepsius? - Euscelis variegatus
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 Euscelis
Species variegatus (Euscelis variegatus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Euscelidius variegatus --currently prevailing combination
Explanation of Names
Euscelis variegatus (Kirschbaum 1858)
native to the Palaearctic, adventive in our area and now widespread along the Pacific (WA-CA) + UT(1)
earliest NA record: CA 1947; vector of western aster yellows(2)
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