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Genus Spangbergiella

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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 Cicadomorpha (Cicadas, Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Superfamily Membracoidea (Leafhoppers and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadellidae (Typical Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Deltocephalinae
Tribe Hecalini (Shovelhead Leafhoppers)
Subtribe Hecalina
Genus Spangbergiella
Explanation of Names
Spangbergiella Signoret 1879
4 spp. in our area, 7 spp. total(1)
NOTE: the notation citing the taxonomic authority of the listed species may have been inputted erroneously. This is pending correction.
Spangbergiella mexicana (Baker, 1897): transcontinental southern U.S.; Mexico to Costa Rica
Spangbergiella quadripunctata (Lawson, 1932): eastern and central U.S.
Spangbergiella viridis (Provancher, 1872)
Spangbergiella vulnerata (Uhler, 1877): eastern U.S. to Argentina