Bactericera, Puton, 1876

Halbert, Susan E. & Burckhardt, Daniel, 2020, The psyllids (Hemiptera: Psylloidea) of Florida: newly established and rarely collected taxa and checklist, Insecta Mundi 2020 (788), pp. 1-88: 54

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4564694

publication LSID

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4585772

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/C23E8784-FFE6-FF96-5FA7-9FFE2FFA4C35

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scientific name

Bactericera
status

 

Key to Florida species of Bactericera  

(Characters to separate B . arcuata   and B . schwarzii   are taken from Tuthill (1942); see also comments under B . arcuata   and B . schwarzii   )

1. Genal processes well-developed, about as long as vertex along mid-line ( Fig. 153 View Figures 151–157 ). On Salix caroliniana Michx.   ( Salicaceae   ). Habitus in Fig. 151.............................. B   View Figures 151–157 . nigrilla (Crawford)

— Genal processes absent or very short, pad-like. On other hosts................................. 2

2(1). Head, in dorsal view, not cleft anteriorly. Color of antennal segments: 3 light; 4‒8 light at base, dark at apex; 9 and 10 dark brown to black. Habitus in Fig. 149.................................... 3 View Figures 149, 150

— Head, in dorsal view, cleft anteriorly. Color of antennal segments: 3 brown basally, light otherwise; 4, 5 light; 6‒10 dark brown to black......................................................... 4

3(2). Vein Rs of forewing long: bifurcation of vein M proximal to line joining apices of veins Rs and Cu 1a. Polyphagous, particularly on Solanaceae   ................................ * B. cockerelli (Šulc)  

— Vein Rs of forewing short: bifurcation of vein M distal to line joining apices of veins Rs and Cu 1a ( Fig. 149 View Figures 149, 150 ). On Lycium   spp................................................ B. dorsalis (Crawford)  

4(2). Head with eyes lateral rather than anterior. Profemora weakly inflated. Vein Rs of forewing shorter and more strongly arched................................................. B. arcuata (Tuthill)  

— Head with eyes anterior rather than lateral. Profemora strongly inflated. Vein Rs of forewing longer and less strongly arched................................................... B. schwarzii (Riley)  

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Triozidae