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Tribe Nephesini

Leafhopper? - Metcalfa pruinosa Citrus Flatid Planthopper - Metcalfa pruinosa What is this sweet creature? - Flatormenis proxima Hopper unknown - Flatormenis proxima Northern Flatid Planthopper - Flatormenis proxima Flatid Planthopper - Ormenoides venusta Metcalfa pruinosa - Citrus Flatid Planthopper - Metcalfa pruinosa Unknown Bug - Metcalfa pruinosa
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 Fulgoroidea (Planthoppers)
Family Flatidae (Flatid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Flatinae
Tribe Nephesini
Explanation of Names
Nephesini Melichar 1923
Numbers
13 spp. in 8 genera in our area(1)