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Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

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

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Subgenus Planicephalus

leafhopper - Deltocephalus Deltocephalus? - Deltocephalus Hopper ID Request - Deltocephalus flavocostatus Deltocephalus flavocostatus? - Deltocephalus Blue Hopper - Deltocephalus flavocostatus 122211Hopper6 - Deltocephalus flavicosta ? - Deltocephalus flavicosta Leafhopper - Deltocephalus flavicosta
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 Deltocephalinae
Tribe Deltocephalini
Genus Deltocephalus
No Taxon Subgenus Planicephalus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
treated as genus in(1); considered unjustified by Andy Hamilton (comment here)
Explanation of Names
Planicephalus Linnavuori 1954
TBA spp. in our area, 15 spp. total(1)
New World, Canada to Argentina(1)
Internet References