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Family Aphrophoridae - Typical Spittlebugs

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Hemiptera - True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha - True Hoppers
Infraorder Cicadomorpha
Superfamily Cercopoidea - Spittlebugs
Family Aphrophoridae - Typical Spittlebugs

Genus Aphrophora
No Taxon Subgenus Aphrophora
Species alni - European Alder Spittlebug
Species quadrinotata - Four-spotted Spittlebug
Species salicina - Willow Spittlebug
No Taxon Subgenus Peuceptyelus
Species princeps - Cone Spittlebug
No Taxon Subgenus Pinimber
Species cribrata - Pine Spittlebug
No Taxon Subgenus Plesiommata
Species gelida - Boreal Spittlebug
Species parallella - Spruce spittlebug
Species permutata - Douglas-fir Spittlebug
Species saratogensis - Saratoga Spittlebug
Genus Cephisus
Species laticeps - Cephisus laticeps
Species variolosus - Cephisus variolosus
Genus Lepyronia
Species angulifera - Angular Spittlebug
Species coleoptrata - Lepyronia coleoptrata
Species gibbosa - Hill-Prairie Spittlebug
Species quadrangularis - Diamondback Spittlebug
Genus Neophilaenus
Species lineatus - Lined Spittlebug
Genus Paraphilaenus
Species parallelus - Fen Spittlebug
Genus Philaenarcys
Species bilineata - Prairie Spittlebug
Species spartina - Salt Marsh Spittlebug
Species killa - Sand Plain Spittlebug
Genus Philaenus
Species spumarius - Meadow Spittlebug
Genus Philaronia
Species abjecta - Philaronia abjecta
Species canadensis - Philaronia canadensis
No Taxon nymphs