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Species Smilia camelus

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (Free-living Hemipterans)
Superfamily Cicadoidea (Cicadas, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Family Membracidae (Treehoppers)
Subfamily Smiliinae
Tribe Smiliini
Genus Smilia
Species camelus (Smilia camelus)
Explanation of Names
Smilia camelus (Fabricius 1803)
camelus = 'camel'
Size
♀ 9 mm, ♂ 8 mm(1)
Range
QC-ON-FL to MN-KS-CA(2)
Season
April (mostly) to June (rarely) in c. TX (3)
Food
Oaks (Quercus)(1)
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