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Genus Flatormenis

Aqua Anormenis Planthopper - Right Lateral - Flatormenis proxima Hopper Nymph ID - Flatormenis proxima hopper nymph - Flatormenis proxima Northern Flatid Planthopper - Flatormenis proxima Ormenis saucia - Flatormenis saucia Flatormenis on Helianthus annuus - Flatormenis Pale green flatid - Flatormenis proxima Fulgoroid - Flatormenis saucia
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 Fulgoroidea (Planthoppers)
Family Flatidae (Flatid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Flatinae
Tribe Nephesini
Genus Flatormenis
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
our species used to be treated in Ormenis Stål 1862
Explanation of Names
Flatormenis Melichar 1923
2 spp. in our area, 14 total(1)
e NA to sw US / Mex. to Peru / W. Indies(1)
No keys to species. It is likely that the genus needs revision.
They do little damage.
Internet References
Genus page - Univ. Delaware(1)