Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 BugGuide Gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

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

TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Subfamily Euphyllurinae

Diaphorina citri Manzanita Psyllid - Neophyllura arctostaphyli Manzanita Psyllid - Neophyllura bicolor Manzanita Psyllid - Neophyllura bicolor Cercopidae?  - Neophyllura arctostaphyli bicolored manzanita psyllid - Neophyllura bicolor Asian Citrus Psyllid? Female? - Diaphorina citri - female Asian Citrus Psyllid? Male? - Diaphorina citri - male
Classification
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
Subfamily Euphyllurinae
Explanation of Names
Euphyllurinae Crawford, 1914
Numbers
15 spp. in 5 genera in our area, ~250 spp. in 20 genera worldwide (1)
Identification
Adult metabasitarsus with 2 (rarely 1) sclerotised spurs (2)
Remarks
Diaphorina: A single species native to s. Asia, adventive in CA and from FL-TX; associated with Citrus (Rutaceae)
Euphyllura: A single species native to the Mediterranean, adventive in s. CA; associated with Olive (Oleaceae: Olea)
Katacephala: 4(?) spp. belonging to a neotropical genus extending into southern FL; associated with tropical Myrtaceae, including Eugenia
Neophyllura: 7 endemic spp. restricted to the west, especially CA; associated with Ericaceae, including Arbutus and Arctostaphylos
Psyllopsis: 3 spp. native to Europe and adventive in North America; associated with Ash (Oleaceae: Fraxinus)