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Genus Platypedia

Cicada from Black Hills, SD - Platypedia putnami Green cicada - Platypedia Salt lake Co, Utah, 06/19/09 - Platypedia putnami Cicada husk on oak tree - Platypedia Cicada Emergence - Platypedia Mature Cicada 1 - Platypedia Wing-bangers - Platypedia putnami Looks like brown bee with no wings - Platypedia
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 Cicadidae (Cicadas)
Subfamily Tettigadinae
Genus Platypedia
23 spp. in our area(1)
w. US east to SD-NE(1)