New host record for Entylia carinata (Forster) (Hemiptera: Membracidae)

Dawn Flynn, Todd F. Elliott, Allein Stanley

Abstract


Yacon, Smallanthus sonchifolius (Poepp.) H. Rob (Asteraceae), is recorded as a new host plant for Entylia carinata (Forster) (Hemiptera: Membracidae) in Mt. Holly, NC. Adults, nymphs, and attending ants were found on numerous plants.

Keywords


Treehopper, new host plant.

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