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Family Membracidae - Typical Treehoppers

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 Membracoidea - Leafhoppers and Treehoppers
Family Membracidae - Typical Treehoppers

Subfamily Centrotinae
Tribe Centrodontini
Genus Centrodontus
Species atlas - Centrodontus atlas
Genus Multareis
Species cornutus - Multareis cornutus
Genus Multareoides
Species bifurcatus - Multareoides bifurcatus
Tribe Centrotini
Genus Centrotus
Species cornutus - Centrotus cornutus
Tribe Gargarini
Genus Gargara
Tribe Platycentrini
Genus Platycentrus
Species acuticornis - Platycentrus acuticornis
Genus Tylocentrus
Species quadricornis - Tylocentrus quadricornis
Species reticulatus - Tylocentrus reticulatus
Genus Selenacentrus
Species wallacei - Selenacentrus wallacei
Subfamily Darninae
Tribe Darnini
Genus Hebetica
Species sylviae - Hebetica sylviae
Genus Stictopelta
Species marmorata - Stictopelta marmorata
Species nova - Stictopelta nova
Species pulchella - Stictopelta pulchella
Species varians - Stictopelta varians
Subfamily Membracinae
Tribe Aconophorini
Genus Aconophora
Species compressa - Lantana Treehopper
Tribe Hoplophorionini
Genus Platycotis
Species maritima - Platycotis maritima
Species minax - Platycotis minax
Species tuberculata - Platycotis tuberculata
Species vittata - Oak Treehopper
Genus Umbonia
Species crassicornis - Thorn Treehopper
Tribe Hypsoprorini
Genus Hypsoprora
Species nogolata - Hypsoprora nogolata
Genus Philya
Species ferruginosa - Philya ferruginosa
Species californiensis - Philya californiensis
Species lowryi - Philya lowryi
Tribe Membracini
Genus Enchenopa
Species binotata - Two-marked Treehopper
Species latipes - Wide-footed Treehopper
Species permutata - Enchenopa permutata
Species sericea - Enchenopa sericea
Species on-cercis - undescribed species that feeds on Redbud
Species on-juglans - undescribed species that feeds on walnut
Species on-ptelea - undescribed species that feeds on Ptelea
Species on-viburnum - undescribed species that feeds on viburnum
Genus Leioscyta
Species ferruginipennis - Leioscyta ferruginipennis
Genus Tylopelta
Species gibbera - Tylopelta gibbera
Subfamily Smiliinae
Tribe Acutalini
Genus Acutalis
Species tartarea - Acutalis tartarea
Tribe Amastrini
Genus Bajulata
Species bajula - Bajulata bajula
Genus Amastris
Species lycioda - Amastris lycioda
Genus Idioderma
Species virescens - Idioderma virescens
Genus Vanduzea
Species arquata - Black Locust Treehopper
Species segmentata - Vanduzea segmentata
Species triguttata - Three-spotted Treehopper
Species laeta - Vanduzea laeta
Species sp-cf-arquata - Vanduzea sp-cf-arquata
Tribe Ceresini
Genus Anisostylus
Species gillettei - Anisostylus gillettei
Genus Hadrophallus
Species bubalus - Hadrophallus bubalus
Genus Paraceresa
Genus Parantonae
Species hispida - Parantonae hispida
Genus Spissistilus
Species festinus - Three-cornered Alfalfa Hopper
Species nigricans - Spissistilus nigricans
Genus Stictocephala - Buffalo Treehoppers
Species albescens - Stictocephala albescens
Species alta - Stictocephala alta
Species basalis - Stictocephala basalis
Species bisonia - Buffalo Treehopper
Species brevis - Stictocephala brevis
Species brevitylus - Stictocephala brevitylus
Species diceros - Two-horned Treehopper
Species lutea - Stictocephala lutea
Species militaris - Stictocephala militaris
Species palmeri - Stictocephala palmeri
Species stimulea - Stictocephala stimulea
Species taurina - Stictocephala taurina
Species tauriniformis - Stictocephala tauriniformis
Genus Stictolobus
Species borealis - Stictolobus borealis
Species minutus - Stictolobus minutus
Species subulatus - Stictolobus subulatus
Genus Tortistilus
Species albidosparsus - Tortistilus albidosparsus
Species inermis - Tortistilus inermis
Species lateralis - Tortistilus lateralis
Species pacificus - Tortistilus pacificus
Genus Trichaetipyga
Species juniperina - Trichaetipyga juniperina
Genus Vestistilus
Species ancora - Vestistilus ancora
No Taxon nymphs
Tribe Micrutalini
Genus Micrutalis
Species calva - Honeylocust Treehopper
Species dorsalis - Micrutalis dorsalis
Species occidentalis - Micrutalis occidentalis
Species parva - Micrutalis parva
Tribe Polyglyptini
Genus Bryantopsis
Species ensigera - Bryantopsis ensigera
Genus Entylia
Species carinata - Entylia carinata
Subspecies concisa - Entylia carinata concisa
Genus Polyglypta
Species dorsalis - Polyglypta dorsalis
Genus Publilia
Species concava - Publilia concava
Species erecta - Publilia erecta
Species modesta - Publilia modesta
Species porrecta - Publilia porrecta
Species reticulata - Publilia reticulata
Tribe Smiliini
Genus Atymna
Species castaneae - Atymna castaneae
Species helena - Atymna helena
Species inornata - Atymna inornata
Species querci - Atymna querci
Species simplex - Atymna simplex
Genus Cyrtolobus
Species arcuatus - Cyrtolobus arcuatus
Species auroreus - Cyrtolobus auroreus
Species clarus - Cyrtolobus clarus
Species discoidalis - Cyrtolobus discoidalis
Species dixianus - Cyrtolobus dixianus
Species fenestratus - Cyrtolobus fenestratus
Species flavolatus - Cyrtolobus flavolatus
Species fuliginosus - Cyrtolobus fuliginosus
Species funkhouseri - Cyrtolobus funkhouseri
Species fuscipennis - Cyrtolobus fuscipennis
Species gramatanus - Cyrtolobus gramatanus
Species griseus - Cyrtolobus griseus
Species inermis - Cyrtolobus inermis
Species maculifrontis - Cyrtolobus maculifrontis
Species ovatus - Cyrtolobus ovatus
Species pallidifrontis - Cyrtolobus pallidifrontis
Species parvulus - Cyrtolobus parvulus
Species pulchellus - Cyrtolobus pulchellus
Species puritanus - Cyrtolobus puritanus
Species togatus - Cyrtolobus togatus
Species tuberosus - Cyrtolobus tuberosus
Species vanduzii - Cyrtolobus vanduzii
Species vau - Cyrtolobus vau
No Taxon nymphs and exuviae
No Taxon images ID'd by experts as Cyrtolobus sp.
Genus Grandolobus
Species grandis - Grandolobus grandis
Genus Ophiderma
Species definita - Ophiderma definita
Species evelyna - Ophiderma evelyna
Species flava - Ophiderma flava
Species flavicephala - Ophiderma flavicephala
Species grisea - Ophiderma grisea
Species pubescens - Ophiderma pubescens
Species salamandra - Ophiderma salamandra
No Taxon pubescens or definita, per M.S. Wallace
Species stonei - Ophiderma stonei
Genus Smilia
Species camelus - Smilia camelus
Species fasciata - Smilia fasciata
Genus Xantholobus
Species intermedius - Xantholobus intermedius
Species lateralis - Xantholobus lateralis
Species muticus - Xantholobus muticus
Species nigrocinctus - Xantholobus nigrocinctus
No Taxon Cyrtolobus or Xantholobus
Tribe Telamonini
Genus Archasia
Species auriculata - Archasia auriculata
Species belfragei - Archasia belfragei
Species pallida - Archasia pallida
Genus Carynota
Species marmorata - Marbled Treehopper
Species maculata - Carynota maculata
Species mera - Carynota mera
Species stupida - Stupid Treehopper
Genus Glossonotus
Species acuminatus - Glossonotus acuminatus
Species crataegi - Quince Treehopper
Species turriculatus - Glossonotus turriculatus
Species univittatus - Glossonotus univittatus
Genus Heliria
Species clitella - Heliria clitella
Species cornutula - Heliria cornutula
Species cristata - Heliria cristata
Species fitchi - Heliria fitchi
Species gemma - Heliria gemma
Species gibberata - Heliria gibberata
Species mexicana - Heliria mexicana
Species molaris - Telamona molaris
Species scalaris - Heliria scalaris
Species sinuata - Heliria sinuata
Genus Palonica
Species nogalana - Palonica nogalana
Species pyramidata - Palonica pyramidata
Species tremulata - Aspen Treehopper
Species viridia - Palonica viridia
Genus Telamona
Species agrandata - Telamona agrandata
Species ampelopsidis - Virginia Creeper Treehopper
Species archboldi - Telamona archboldi
Species collina - Telamona collina
Species compacta - Telamona compacta
Species concava - Telamona concava
Species decorata - Telamona decorata
Species dubiosa - Telamona dubiosa
Species excelsa - Telamona excelsa
Species extrema - Telamona extrema
Species gibbera - Telamona gibbera
Species maculata - Telamona maculata
Species monticola - Telamona monticola
Species praealta - Telamona praealta
Species projecta - Telamona projecta
Species reclivata - Telamona reclivata
Species spreta - Telamona spreta
Species stephani - Telamona stephani
Species subfalcata - Telamona subfalcata
Species tarda - Telamona tarda
Species tiliae - Basswood Treehopper
Species tristis - Telamona tristis
Species vestita - Telamona vestita
Species westcotti - Telamona westcotti
Genus Telamonanthe
Species pulchella - Telamonanthe pulchella
Genus Telonaca
Species alta - Telonaca alta
Species ramona - Telonaca ramona
Genus Thelia
Species bimaculata - Locust Treehopper
Species uhleri - Thelia uhleri
No Taxon Incertae sedis
Genus Antianthe
Species expansa - Keeled Treehopper
Genus Tropidarnis
Species tectigera - Tropidarnis tectigera
Subfamily Stegaspidinae
Tribe Microcentrini
Genus Microcentrus
Species caryae - Microcentrus caryae
Species perditus - Microcentrus perditus
No Taxon nymphs and exuviae