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Species Okanagana vandykei

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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 Tibicininae
Tribe Tibicinini
Genus Okanagana
Species vandykei (Okanagana vandykei)
Identification
Unmistakable in range. Superficially similar to synodica, but vandykei is easily twice the size and they are allopatric. Two large marks on the dorsum and orange pronotum immediately identify this species.