First report of the citrus leafhopper Penthimiola bella (Stål) (Hemiptera, Cicadellidae) in Europe

@article{Zina2013FirstRO,
  title={First report of the citrus leafhopper Penthimiola bella (St{\aa}l) (Hemiptera, Cicadellidae) in Europe},
  author={V. P. Zina and Elsa Borges da Silva and Jos{\'e} Alberto Quartau and Jos{\'e} Carlos Gar{\'c}ıa Franco},
  journal={Phytoparasitica},
  year={2013},
  volume={41},
  pages={521-527}
}
The presence of the citrus leafhopper, Penthimiola bella (Stål) (Hemiptera, Cicadellidae), was detected in citrus orchards in Portugal. This is the first report of this cicadellid in Europe. A survey was carried out in 30 citrus orchards in Algarve, in southern Portugal, based on both the beating method and visual observation of shoots, between July and… CONTINUE READING