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Tribe Acutalini

Acutalis on Phytolacca americana - Acutalis tartarea Acutalis, I believe - Acutalis tartarea Another hopper - Acutalis tartarea treehopper - Acutalis tartarea Acutalis brunnea? - Acutalis tartarea Acutalis tartarea Acutalis tartarea? - Acutalis tartarea Pair of Acutalis tartarea - Acutalis tartarea - male - female
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 Membracidae (Treehoppers)
Subfamily Smiliinae
Tribe Acutalini
Explanation of Names
Acutalini Fowler 1895
2 spp. in a single genus in our area(1), _ spp. in 5 genera total(2)
throughout the temperate and tropical regions of the Americas(2)