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Genus Metcalfa

Citrus Flatid Planthopper - Metcalfa pruinosa Hopper 04 - Metcalfa pruinosa Floury Mothbug - Metcalfa pruinosa Neat planthopper - Metcalfa pruinosa Nymph Belly - Metcalfa pruinosa  Flatidae -? - Metcalfa pruinosa Flatidae - Metcalfa pruinosa Hemiptera - Metcalfa pruinosa
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
Genus Metcalfa
Explanation of Names
Metcalfa Caldwell 1951
A single species in our area, 6 total(1)
e. Canada to Guyana; Cuba; adventive in Europe(1)
Internet References
Genus page - Univ. Delaware(1)