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Genus Clastoptera

Clastoptera - Clastoptera doeringae Dogwood Spittlebug - Clastoptera proteus spittlebug nymph on birch - Clastoptera obtusa Clastoptera testacea? - Clastoptera testacea - male Clastoptera - Clastoptera achatina - male Spittlebug - Clastoptera testacea - female little hopper - Clastoptera Sunflower Spittlebug - Clastoptera xanthocephala - male
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 Cercopoidea (Spittlebugs)
Family Clastopteridae
Genus Clastoptera
Explanation of Names
Clastoptera Germar 1839
Numbers
33 spp. with 11 sspp. in our area(1), ~80 total(2)