Recilia mica Kramer 1962b: 265


Published in: Kramer, J.P. (1962b) New Liberian leafhoppers of the genus Recilia (Homoptera: Cicadellidae: Detocephalinae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 75, 259–268.

Description & Identification

This species may be separated from other African Recilia species by the coloration and the male genitalia (Figs 3.265, 3.266).(Wilson & Claridge 1991)


Classification

Hemiptera
Auchenorrhyncha
Cicadellidae
Deltocephalinae
Deltocephalini
Recilia
mica
Kramer 1962b: 265

Worldwide Distribution

West Africa (Kramer, 1962).

Africa

Distribution point data provided by GBIF.

Vector Status

Economic Crops

Rice
Grasses/Cereals

Recorded as beingcommonly found on rice in West Africa (e.g. Zakra et al., 1986) but there is little evidence at present of damage to the crop. (Wilson & Claridge 1991)

Plant Diseases


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