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Genus Atanus

Atanus perspicillatus 2018-07-28 Spotted white leafhopper - Atanus perspicillatus leafhopper - Atanus Atanus perspicillatus Atanus - Atanus perspicillatus Deltocephaline female dorsal view - Atanus - female Atanus Atanus
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 Athysanini
No Taxon (incertae sedis)
Genus Atanus
Explanation of Names
Atanus Oman, 1938
7 spp. in our area, ~50 total(1)
Atanus atascasus (Ball, 1936): AZ
Atanus gracilis DeLong, 1978: TN
Atanus laminus DeLong, 1978: FL, GA
Atanus perspicillatus (Osborn & Ball, 1897): eastern U.S.
Atanus rubralineus (DeLong, 1924): FL
Atanus tenuis DeLong, 1978: IN
Atanus texanus DeLong, 1978: TX
US (widespread) to Chile & Argentina(1)
Recorded from Ulmus