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Species Okanagana mariposa

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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 Cicadidae (Cicadas)
Subfamily Tettigadinae
Genus Okanagana
Species mariposa (Okanagana mariposa)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
First described in 1915 by William T. Davis
Okanagana mariposa
Explanation of Names
The original specimen came from Mariposa County, California
Identification
Male genitalia distinctively squared off at apex.
Habitat
Chaparral
Remarks
A protoperiodical cicada that is dependent on a cumulative precipitation schedule.
Print References
Chatfield-Taylor, W. and Cole, J.A. 2017. Living rain gauges: cumulative precipitation
explains the emergence schedules of California protoperiodical cicadas. Ecology 98: 2521-2527.
Internet References
Journal of the New York Entomological Society, v.23,p.12    Davis' original description of the species