International Journal of Entomology Research


ISSN: 2455-4758

Vol. 4, Issue 2 (2019)

New host record for Goniagnathus (Tropicognathus) punctifer (Walker), a leafy vegetable Alternanthera sessilis (L.) R.Br. ex DC. From Jaffna with the distribution of the genus (Cicadellidae: Deltocephalinae) in Sri Lanka

Author(s): R Gnaneswaran
Abstract: The leafy vegetable Alternanthera sessilis (L.) R.Br. ex DC. Is reported as a host plant of a deltacephaline leafhopper Goniagnathus (Tropicognathus) punctifer (Walker) from Jaffna and the distributional records of all five species of Goniagnathus (Tropicognathus) in Sri Lanka is described.
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