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Genus Paramysidia

Unidentified insect ?? - Paramysidia mississippiensis Open winged Fulgorid.  - Paramysidia mississippiensis Open winged Fulgorid.  - Paramysidia mississippiensis Derbid planthopper - Paramysidia mississippiensis Derbid Planthopper - Paramysidia mississippiensis Derbid Planthopper - Paramysidia mississippiensis Tiny White Insect - Paramysidia mississippiensis unknown - Paramysidia mississippiensis
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 Derbinae
Tribe Derbini
Genus Paramysidia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
our species used to be treated in the genus Mysidia Westwood 1840
Explanation of Names
Paramysidia Broomfield 1985
Numbers
a single species in our area, 7 spp. total(1)
Range
Gulf States to Brazil & Peru(1)
Internet References
Genus page - Univ. Delaware(1)