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Genus Coelidia

Coppery Leafhopper - Coelidia olitoria Yellow Hopper - Coelidia olitoria Hopper - Coelidia olitoria - male Hopper - Coelidia olitoria Unknown Moth - Coelidia olitoria Leafhopper? - Coelidia olitoria - female Coelidia olitoria Hopper for ID - Coelidia
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 Coelidiinae
Genus Coelidia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Jikradia (in part)
New World species were moved into a new genus, Jikradia Nielson 1979 (see comment)
Explanation of Names
Coelidia Germar 1821
Numbers
4 described spp. and 1 undescribed sp. in our area, 10 more in the Neotropics(1), ~200 worldwide
Size
6-8 mm
Range
much of the New World, Africa, S. Asia, parts of Europe; in our area, e. NA
Remarks
"Recent genetic barcoding work shows that there are at least 4 species of this genus in the eastern states (including C. floridana as a valid species) and there are probably more in coastal areas." --Andy Hamilton, 30.x.2014
Works Cited
1.A review of the leafhopper genus Jikradia with descriptions of four new species (Homoptera: Cicadellidae)
C. Godoy, M. W. Nielson. 1998. Rev. biol. trop 46(3): 739-748.