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Genus Planicephalus

deltocephalus? - Planicephalus Blue Hopper - Planicephalus flavocostatus 122211Hopper6 - Planicephalus flavicosta 020512Hopper4 - Planicephalus flavicosta Deltocephalus (Planicephalus) - Planicephalus Deltocephalus (Planicephalus)? - Planicephalus Insect sp.  - Planicephalus unknown leafhopper - Planicephalus
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)
Infraorder Cicadina
Superfamily Membracoidea (Leafhoppers, Treehoppers and Aetalionids)
Family Cicadellidae (Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Deltocephalinae
Tribe Deltocephalini
Genus Planicephalus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
treated as genus in(1); considered unjustified by Andy Hamilton (comment here)
Explanation of Names
Planicephalus Linnavuori 1954
Numbers
TBA spp. in our area, 15 spp. total(1)
Range
New World, Canada to Argentina(1)
Print References
Kramer, J.P., 1971. North American deltocephaline leafhoppers of the genus Planicephalus with new generic segregates from Deltocephalus. Proc. of the Ent. Soc. of Wash. 73(3): 255-268. (With key to 3 spp in U.S.; first page on BHL here.)(2)
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