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Species Macropsis infuscata

Macropsis - Macropsis infuscata - female Macropsis on Salix smithiana - Macropsis infuscata - male Macropsis on Salix smithiana - Macropsis infuscata - male Macropsis - Macropsis infuscata Leafhopper - Macropsis infuscata - female Leafhopper - Macropsis infuscata - female Leafhopper - Macropsis infuscata Leafhopper - Macropsis infuscata
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)
Superfamily Cicadoidea (Cicadas, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadellidae (Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Macropsinae
Genus Macropsis
No Taxon (subgenus Macropsis)
Species infuscata (Macropsis infuscata)
Explanation of Names
Macropsis infuscata (J. Sahlberg 1871)
Size
♂ 4.1-5.1 mm, ♀ 5.1-5.8 mm (Lindsey 2009)
Range
native to, and widespread across the Palaearctic(1), adventive in NA(2)
Food
host: Salix caprea(1)
Remarks
earliest record in our area: QC 2006(2)