Cyrtopeltis phyllostegiae Carvalho & Usinger, 1960

Phyllostegia(n) leaf bug



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Engytatus phyllostegiae Carvalho and Usinger, 1960


Conservation Status


Last record: 1936 (source)



Hawaiian Islands, USA


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Carvalho, J. C. M. and Usinger, R. L. (1960). New species of Cyrtopeltis from the Hawaiian Islands with a revised key (Hemiptera: Miridae). Proc. Hawaiian Entomol. Soc. 17(2): 249-254.


Other references:

NatureServe. 2015. NatureServe Explorer: An online encyclopedia of life [web application]. Version 7.1. NatureServe, Arlington, Virginia. Available (Accessed: January 3, 2016).

Otte, Daniel. (1994). Crickets (Grylloidea). Orthoptera Species File 1. The Orthopterists' Society and The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. 120 pp. [relevant reference?]

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). 1989. Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants; animal notice of review. Federal Register, Department of the Interior 54(4): 554-579.


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