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Subspecies Okanagana tristis rubrobasalis

Okanagana sp? - Okanagana tristis Okanagana sp? - Okanagana tristis cicada - Okanagana tristis cicada - Okanagana tristis Okanagana tristis ssp. rubrobasalis - Okanagana tristis - male Okanagana tristis rubrobasalis - Okanagana tristis - male Okanagana tristis rubrobasalis - Okanagana tristis - male Okanagana tristis rubrobasalis - Okanagana tristis - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
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 Cicadoidea (Cicadas)
Family Cicadidae (Cicadas)
Subfamily Tettigadinae
Genus Okanagana
Species tristis (Okanagana tristis)
Subspecies rubrobasalis (Okanagana tristis rubrobasalis)
Identification
Similar to Okanagana cruentifera but differs primarily in the shape of the valve and uncus, wing shape, and the prominence of the front. Song is fairly distinctive.
Remarks
A cumulative protoperiodical cicada; emerging after a cumulative rainfall threshold has been reached.
See Also
O. cruentifera
Internet References
Davis, W.T. 1926. New Cicadas from California and Arizona with Notes of Several other Species. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 34.