Alysha Ali: Homoptera
Specimen #: 1
Date of Collection: August 27, 2018
Location: EHC Downstream
Species Abundance: 2
Shannon-Wiener Index of Biodiversity: H'= 2.9817719
▪ Body: A round body shape with a series of small spines. Large thoracic spine.
▪ Mouthparts: Beak ▪ Wings: One set of wings
▪ Eyes: Small
▪ Antennae: Tiny Antenna ▪ Tarsi: Connected to the spine
Ecological Importance: They serve many roles in the food chain as predator and prey
Economical Importance: They have no economical importance; they are considered to be agricultural pests.