Sophonia orientalis (Matsumura, 1912)

Aguin-Pombo, Dora & Freitas, Carlos, 2008, An annotated check list of the Cicadomorpha and Fulgoromorpha (Hemiptera) of the Madeira and Salvages archipelagos, Zootaxa 1762, pp. 1-28: 19

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.181963

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scientific name

Sophonia orientalis (Matsumura, 1912)
status

 

Sophonia orientalis (Matsumura, 1912) 

Nirvana orientalis Matsumura, 1912: 282 

Sophonia orientalis  ; Li and Chen, 1999: 51; Aguin-Pombo et al., 2006: 21-22

Distribution. Oriental species recently introduced to Madeira archipelago and Canary Islands where is becoming an invasive species (Aguin-Pombo et al., 2006; Webb and Viraktamath. 2004). MADEIRA: reported from many localities of southern part (Aguin-Pombo et al., 2006). Food plants. A polyphagous species feeding on many plant species of Anacardiaceae  , Passifloraceae  , Asteraceae  , Euphorbiaceae  , Lauraceae  , Myrtaceae  , Malvaceae  , Convolvulaceae  , Geraniaceae  , Zingiberaceae  , Polygonaceae  , Solanaceae  , Fabaceae  , Globulariaceae  and Caricaceae (Aguin-Pombo et al., 2006)  .

Subfamily Penthimiinae  Kirschbaum, 1868

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cicadellidae

Genus

Sophonia

Loc

Sophonia orientalis (Matsumura, 1912)

Aguin-Pombo, Dora & Freitas, Carlos 2008
2008
Loc

Nirvana orientalis

Matsumura 1912: 282
1912