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Species Planicephalus flavicosta - Deltocephalus flavicosta


North American deltocephaline leafhoppers of the genus Planicephalus with new generic segregates from Deltocephalus.
By J.P. Kramer
Proc. Ent. Soc. Wash. 73(3):255-268, 1971
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A Monographic Study of the North American Species of the Genus Deltocephalus
By DeLong, Dwight Moore
Ohio State University, 1922
Dr. DeLong's dissertation, presented in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy in the Graduate School Of The Ohio State University

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Biodiversity and Ecology of the Leafhoppers (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) of New Hampshire
By Chandler D.S., Hamilton K.G.A.
Trans. Am. Ent. Soc. 143: 773-971, 2017

Sixteen New Leafhoppers and Notes (Homoptera:Cicadellidae)
By D Knull
The Ohio Journal of Science, 1951

Leafhoppers of ornamental and fruit trees in Canada
By Hamilton K.G.A.
Agriculture Canada. 71 pp., 1985

Fascicle VI. Cicadelloidea, Part 17, Cicadellidae. General Catalogue of the Homoptera.
By Metcalf, Z.P.
USDA, ARS, Washington, D.C. 6(17): vii + 1-1513., 1968
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Metcalf, Z.P. 1968. Fascicle VI. Cicadelloidea, Part 17, Cicadellidae. General Catalogue of the Homoptera. United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Washington, D.C. 6(17): vii + 1-1513.

The leafhopper vectors of phytopathogenic viruses
By Nielson, M.W. 1968.
USDA , 1968
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Nielson, M.W. 1968. The leafhopper vectors of phytopathogenic viruses (Homoptera: Cicadellidae): taxonomy biology, and virus transmission.. U. S. Dep. Agric. Tech. Bull. 1382: [i-ii], 1-368.

Treats 114 species in 52 genera in 8 subfamilies.

Each species has been redescribed and illustrated on the basis of the genitalia and general habitus of the adults.
A complete resume of distribution, biology, and virus transmission for each species is also presented.

Leafhoppers (Homoptera: Cicadellidae) of the Yukon: Dispersal and endemism
By Hamilton K.G.A.
p.337–375 in: Danks H.V., Downes J.A. (Eds) Insects of the Yukon. Biological Survey of Canada (Terrestrial Arthropods), Ottawa, 1997