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DELPHACIDAE Members: NC Records

Prokelisia crocea - No Common Name


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Taxonomy
Family: DELPHACIDAESubfamily: Delphacinae
Identification
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Description: A distinctive member of this genus, yellowish-orange overall with orangish markings on the thorax and face. Otherwise, the face is pale, orange-yellow laterally and pale medially. See here for images of live adults. (UDEL)
Distribution in North Carolina
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Distribution: Widespread in eastern and midwestern North America from Gulf coast states to southern Canada (UDEL)
Abundance: Recorded from the coast, likely more abundant in the right habitat.
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Habitats and Life History
Habitats: Grassy, coastal habitat
Plant Associates: Coastal grasses, cordgrass (Spartina alternifolia) (UDEL)
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Status: Native
Global and State Rank: GNR [G4G5] [S3S4]