- This page contains pictures and information about the Black Leafhoppers
that we found in the Brisbane area,
- Body length 10mm
- Picture was taken on Nov 2007. This leafhopper is
iron-black in colour. It was resting on the sandy footpath in Karawatha Forest.
- 1. Putoniessa
- Fletcher, M.J. (2009 and updates). Identification keys and checklists for the leafhoppers, planthoppers and their relatives occurring in Australia and neighbouring areas (Hemiptera: Auchenorrhyncha).
- 2. Species
Putoniessa nigra (Walker, 1862) - Australian Faunal
Directory, Australian Biological Resources Study.
- 3. Cladistics and Biogeography of the Australian Genus Putoniessa Kirkaldy (Hemiptera: Cicadelloidea:
Cicadellidae) - Stevens, M.M. (1994), Taxonomy, Invertebrate Taxonomy 8: 1037-1115.
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