Monecphora maculipennis

Spittlebug


Monecphora maculipennis, Honduras Spittlebug

 

Family: Cercopidae

Subfamily: Ischnorhininae

Length: most in genus 7 - 12

 

Genus Monecphora contains 10 species distributed from Central America to northern South America.

Species Monecphora maculipennis has been reported from Honduras and Costa Rica. It was recently described by Carvalho and Webb and placed in this species-rich genus.


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