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CICADELLIDAE Members: NC Records

Empoasca delongi - No Common Name


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Taxonomy
Family: CICADELLIDAESubfamily: Typhlocybinae
Identification
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Description: The dorsum is a pale green or yellow color with few symmetrical cream-colored markings on the head and thorax. The crown lacks any pale spots. The face is pale, without any dark spots. The pronotum lacks and dark markings. The wings lack any spots. The male subgenital plates are pointed and divergent from one another. (3I)
Distribution in North Carolina
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Distribution: Eastern United States (3I)
Abundance: Recorded from a single county in the coastal plain; likely under collected and more abundant in the right habitat.
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Habitats and Life History
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Plant Associates: Dogfennel (Eupatorium capillifolium), Eastern annual saltmarsh aster (Symphyotrichum subulatum), Lonicera japonica, Aesculus sp., Urtica sp. (3I)
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Status: Native
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