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Family Psyllidae

Can we identify this Psillidae? - Cacopsylla mali Cacopsylla ? - Cacopsylla ribesiae Ceanothus Psyllid - Euglyptoneura minuta - female Euglyptoneura minuta - male Skirted green bugs - Psylla carpinicola Aphalaroida spinifera? Male? - Aphalaroida spinifera - male Cacopsylla annulata - male Nyctiphalerus? - Nyctiphalerus rugipennis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Sternorrhyncha (Plant-parasitic Hemipterans)
Superfamily Psylloidea
Family Psyllidae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
The group historically treated as Psyllidae is now considered to be a superfamily, Psylloidea, with 8 constituent familes; refer to Psylloidea for general info on psyllids as a whole
Explanation of Names
Psyllidae Latreille, 1807
Numbers
5 subfamilies, with 134 spp. in 20 genera in our area, ~800 spp. in >70 genera worldwide(1)