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Species Paralixes scutatus

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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 Fulgoroidea (Planthoppers)
Family Issidae (Issid Planthoppers)
No Taxon (incertae sedis)
Genus Paralixes
Species scutatus (Paralixes scutatus)
Explanation of Names
Paralixes scutatus (Walker 1858)
Numbers
1 sp. n. of Mex.(1)
Range
AZ & TX to Guatemala(2)
Habitat
adult and imm. found in separate caves in c. TX(3)
Remarks
rarely encountered(1)
Internet References
Genus page - Univ. Delaware(1)
Works Cited
1.Bartlett C.R. and contributors (2017-) Planthoppers of North America
2.A review of the planthoppers (Hemiptera: Fulgoroidea) of the United States
Bartlett C. R., O'Brien L. B. & Wilson S. W. 2014. Memoirs of the American Entomological Society 50: 1-287.
3.University of Texas Insect Collection (UTIC)