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DELPHACIDAE Members: NC Records

Pissonotus paludosus - No Common Name


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Taxonomy
Family: DELPHACIDAESubfamily: Delphacinae
Taxonomic Author: Morgan and Beamer, 1949
Identification
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Description: A dark brown species with an immaculate frons. The antennae are yellowish and the pronotum is very dark brown with a distal transverse white band. The distal margin of the otherwise dark wings is white. Adult brachypterous males are around 1.88 mm long, while females are around 2.41 mm; macropterous males are around 2.84 mm long while females are around 3.07 mm. (Bartlett, 2000)
Distribution in North Carolina
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Distribution: Southeastern United States (UDEL)
Abundance: Recorded from a single county in the upper Coastal Plain, probably more abundant in the right habitat.
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Habitats and Life History
Habitats: Probably grassy areas
Plant Associates: "On Cane"; (Arundinaria sp.?, Poaceae) (UDEL)
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Comment: The macropter of this species is unknown. (Bartlett, 2000)
Status: Native
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