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Genus Scaphytopius

Leafhopper - Scaphytopius cinnamoneus Leafhopper - Scaphytopius latus What is this beauty? - Scaphytopius magdalensis hopper - Scaphytopius frontalis leafhopper - Scaphytopius nigrifrons Scaphytopius cinnamoneus - Scaphytopius rubellus - female Scaphytopius? - Scaphytopius leafhopper - Scaphytopius
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 Cicadoidea (Cicadas, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadellidae (Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Deltocephalinae
Tribe Scaphytopiini
Genus Scaphytopius
Explanation of Names
Scaphytopius Ball 1931
Numbers
TBA spp. in our area, ~180 spp. in 5 subgenera worldwide(1)