Cedar Creek
Ecosystem Science Reserve


Insects of Cedar Creek

Order HOMOPTERA

Family FLATIDAE

(Flatid Planthoppers)

(Table of Species)

The only representative of this small Family (33 NA spp) is Metcalfa pruinosa.  A robust gray winged species reported to feed on Sassafras.  It is infrequently collected.

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