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Xerophloea spp.


Xerophloea spp., about 5 mm, head, pronotum and scutellum is pitted, head is rounded and anterior margin flattened, color is lime green or brown; pronotum is brown with three faded blue stripes, scutellum is brown with two light colored spots toward the base, wings are mostly clear with the exception of a brown stripe on the inner portion of the top wings, when wings are closed a brown stripe appears down the middle.
Xerophloea spp. top Xerophloea spp. side

 

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September 11, 2003
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