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Destria bisignata - No Common Name



© Kyle Kittelberger- side view

© Kyle Kittelberger- note dark marks on vertex
Taxonomy
Family: CicadellidaeSubfamily: DeltocephalinaeSynonym: Graminella bisignata
Identification
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Description: A plain, dull yellowish-brown species that is uniformly colored except for two bold, black broken marks across the edge of the vertex. The vertex is bluntly angled. The female pregenital sternite has the posterior margin largely straight, slightly produced in the middle. The male subgenital plates are long and narrow, tapering to to form pointed tips. Adults are 4.0 mm long. (DeLong & Mohr, 1937)

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Distribution in North Carolina
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Distribution: Southeastern United States
Abundance: Recorded from a single county in the Coastal Plain; likely more abundant in the right habitat, particularly salt marshes.
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Habitats: Salt marshes
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Status: Native
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Species Photo Gallery for Destria bisignata No Common Name

Photo by: Kyle Kittelberger
Onslow Co.
Comment: NCSU specimen
Photo by: Kyle Kittelberger
Onslow Co.
Comment: NCSU specimen