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Species Okanagana vanduzeei

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Classification
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
Superfamily Cicadoidea (Cicadas)
Family Cicadidae (Cicadas)
Subfamily Tettigadinae
Genus Okanagana
Species vanduzeei (Okanagana vanduzeei)
Size
Variable, but generally not more than 20mm
Identification
Almost impossible to identify in the field. Good photographs or specimens are generally required. The song is distinctive, but must be analyzed mathematically to determine the characteristics.
Range
Western USA
Habitat
Generalist, but primarily grasslands.
Print References
Davis, T. 1921. Records of cicadas from North America with descriptions of new species. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 29(1): 1-16