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Genus Planicephalus

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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 (Free-living Hemipterans)
Superfamily Cicadoidea (Cicadas, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
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
TBA spp. in our area, 15 spp. total(1)
New World, Canada to Argentina(1)
Internet References