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Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Family Liviidae

Tiny - Diaphorina citri Strange looking little bug! - Livia vernaliforma Diaphorina citri? - Diaphorina citri Insect - Livia maculipennis Diclidophlebia fremontiae - female Diclidophlebia fremontiae St. Andrews flower gall on Juncus marginata maybe SA_G107 Carolina bay 2017 1 - Livia maculipennis Neophyllura arbuti
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Sternorrhyncha (Plant-parasitic Hemipterans)
Superfamily Psylloidea
Family Liviidae
Explanation of Names
Liviidae Löw, 1879
2 subfamilies, with 26 spp. in 7 genera in our area and ~300 spp. in 30 genera worldwide (1)
Adult metatibia with an open crown of sclerotised apical spurs (2)