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Species Tibicinoides uncinata

Okanagana uncinata - Tibicinoides uncinata - male Okanagana uncinata - Tibicinoides uncinata - male Okanagana uncinata - Tibicinoides uncinata - male Okanagana uncinata - Tibicinoides uncinata - male Okanagana uncinata - Tibicinoides uncinata - male
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 (Cicadas, Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Superfamily Cicadoidea (Cicadas)
Family Cicadidae (Cicadas)
Subfamily Tibicininae
Tribe Tibicinini
Genus Tibicinoides
Species uncinata (Tibicinoides uncinata)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Tibicinoides uncinata (Van Duzee, 1915)
= Okanagana uncinata Van Duzee, 1915
Identification
Small cicada with wings only slightly extending past abdomen tip. Marginal cells equal in length, and only 2/3 or less the length of the ulnar cells. Size is tiny: wingspan is about 45mm.
Range
Orange Co., CA
Season
Mid- to late summer (records from latter half of July)
Remarks
Recently transferred from Okanagana in Cole et al. 2023.
Print References
Cole, J.A., Chatfield-Taylor, W., Smeds, E.A., Cooley, J.R., Gonzalez, V.A. & Wong, C. (2023) Phylogeny of North America’s largest cicada radiation redefines Tibicinoides and Okanagana (Hemiptera: Auchenorrhyncha: Cicadidae: Tibicininae). Zootaxa, 5346(5), 501–531. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5346.5.1