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Subfamily Evacanthinae

Two-spotted Leafhopper - Sophonia orientalis Short-winged Cicadellid - Evacanthus nigramericanus Carsonus aridus - female Hopper - Sophonia orientalis Sophonia orientalis Who is this beautiful Leafhopper? - Pagaronia furcata Pagaronia minor Sophonia orientalis
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 Cicadoidea (Cicadas, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadellidae (Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Evacanthinae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
=Nirvaninae
includes tribes Balbillini, Evacanthini, Nirvanini, Pagaroniini(1)
Print References
Dietrich C.H. (2004) Phylogeny of the leafhopper subfamily Evacanthinae with a review of Neotropical species and notes on related groups (Hemiptera: Membracoidea: Cicadellidae). Systematic Entomology 29: 455-487.