0097. Platycorypha nigrivirga Burckhardt (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha: Psylloidea), tipu psyllid, new to North America

Alessandra Rung, Gevork Arakelian, Ray Gill, Nick Nisson

Abstract


The tipu psyllid, Platycorypha nigrivirga Burckhardt (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha: Psylloidea), is reported for the first time in North America (USA: California). Diagnostic characters for identification of adults and nymphs, host and damage data, and known distribution are given.

Keywords


Tipu psyllid; new record; North America; Platycorypha nigrivirga; Tipuana tipu

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