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Species Planicephalus flavicosta - Deltocephalus flavicosta

Deltocephalus flavicosta - Planicephalus flavicosta Leafhopper - Planicephalus flavicosta Leafhopper - Planicephalus flavicosta Leafhopper - Planicephalus flavicosta Leafhopper - Planicephalus flavicosta Deltocephalus - Planicephalus flavicosta - male Deltocephalus - Planicephalus flavicosta - male Planicephalus flavicosta
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)
Infraorder Cicadina
Superfamily Membracoidea (Leafhoppers, Treehoppers and Aetalionids)
Family Cicadellidae (Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Deltocephalinae
Tribe Deltocephalini
Genus Planicephalus
Species flavicosta (Deltocephalus flavicosta)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Planicephalus flavicosta (Stål 1862)
Explanation of Names
Deltocephalus flavicosta (Stål 1862)
flavicosta - yellow costal margin
Range
se US, CA (CA, TX-FL-NC) (BG data)
Kramer (1971)(1) reported the species only from Florida, Louisiana, and Texas, suggesting that the species "is probably limited to the states bordering the Gulf of Mexico", but Dmitriev extends the range from Canada to Argentina; W. Indies(2)
Print References
Kramer, J.P., 1971. North American deltocephaline leafhoppers of the genus Planicephalus with new generic segregates from Deltocephalus. Proc. of the Ent. Soc. of Wash. 73(3): 255-268. (With key to 3 spp in U.S.; first page on BHL here.)(1)
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