New distribution and host plant records for <em>Oragua hula</em> Young, 1977 (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Cicadellinae)

  • Juan F. Campodonico


The sharpshooter leafhopper Oragua hualla Young, 1977 (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Cicadellinae) is recorded for the first time for Chile from Socoroma and Murmuntani (Arica and Parinacota Region) and Thermal baths of Chusmiza (Tarapacá Region). Additionally it is recorded for first time on Cactaceae representatives. Illustrations of the specimen are provided.


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shooters. Last view:  22 May 2015.

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How to Cite
Campodonico, J. New Distribution and Host Plant Records for <em>Oragua Hula</Em&gt; Young, 1977 (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Cicadellinae). BNH 2016, 1, 46-49.
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