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Genus Otiocerus

Derbid - Otiocerus stollii Red Otiocerus? - Otiocerus coquebertii unknown - Otiocerus reaumurii Otiocerus reaumurii planthopper - Otiocerus stollii Pale green and brown planthopper - Otiocerus wolfii Derbidae Otiocerus wolfii - Otiocerus wolfii 10/30/19  insect - Otiocerus reaumurii
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (Free-living Hemipterans)
Superfamily Fulgoroidea (Planthoppers)
Family Derbidae (Derbid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Otiocerinae
Tribe Otiocerini
Genus Otiocerus
Explanation of Names
Otiocerus Kirby 1821
Numbers
9 spp. in our area, 17 total(1)
Identification
Adult: long and slender with tips of forewings widened or flared; variably reddish or yellowish or pale brown; legs short; head pointed
Range
se. Canada to Panama, W. Indies(1)
Food
Known food plants are all deciduous trees. (2)
Internet References
Genus page - Univ. Delaware(1)
Works Cited
1.Bartlett C.R. and contributors (2017-) Planthoppers of North America
2.The Fulgoridae or plant-hoppers of Mississippi.
Dozier, H.L. 1922. Discertation, The Ohio State University, Columbus. 152 pp.