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Genus Stirellus

Stirellus bicolor hopper - Stirellus bicolor Cicadellidae, lateral - Stirellus bicolor Cicadellidae, dorsal - Stirellus bicolor Stirellus ? - Stirellus bicolor Stirellus bicolor stripe wing - Stirellus bicolor Stirellus bicolor
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 Cicadellidae (Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Deltocephalinae
Tribe Stenometopiini
Genus Stirellus
Explanation of Names
Stirellus Osborn & Ball 1902
9 spp. in our area(1), ~40 spp. total(2)
New World and warmer parts of the Old World; widespread in the US but not represented in Canada(2)