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Genus Rhynchomitra

Hopper ID Request - Rhynchomitra microrhina Scolops [adult?] ID Request - Rhynchomitra microrhina Dictyopharid - Rhynchomitra microrhina Katydid or green lacewing ? - Rhynchomitra microrhina Rhynchomitra recurva - female Rhynchomitra microrhina ID Request - Which Planthopper? - Rhynchomitra recurva Rhynchomitra sp.? - Rhynchomitra microrhina
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 Dictyopharidae (Dictyopharid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Dictyopharinae
Tribe Nersiini
Genus Rhynchomitra
Explanation of Names
Rhynchomitra Fennah 1944
Greek rhynchos 'snout' + Latin mitra 'turban'
3 spp. in our area, 5 total(1)
Neotropical genus ranging into so. (esp. southeastern) US(1)
come to lights
Internet References
Genus page - Univ. Delaware(1)