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Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Photos of insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

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Tribe Tangiini

Tropiduchid Planthopper - Pelitropis rotulata Hopper ID - Pelitropis rotulata Pelitropis rotulata Tropiduchid Planthopper - Pelitropis rotulata FL fulgoroid - Tangia breviceps Planthopper: Pelitropis rotulata? - Pelitropis rotulata Green Tinted Planthopper - Anterior - Pelitropis rotulata Leafhopper? - Pelitropis rotulata
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (True Hoppers)
Infraorder Fulgoromorpha
Superfamily Fulgoroidea (Planthoppers)
Family Tropiduchidae (Tropiduchid Planthoppers)
Tribe Tangiini
Explanation of Names
Tangiini Melichar 1914
2 spp. in 2 genera in our area(1)
se. US (NC-FL-MS) to the Neoptropics(1)(2)