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Genus Flatormenis

Flatid Hopper specie? - Flatormenis proxima BG2306 E6518 - Flatormenis proxima leafhopper: fuzzy white - Flatormenis proxima Flatid Planthopper nymph - Flatormenis proxima Northern Flatid Planthopper - Flatormenis proxima Orange-legged flatid - Flatormenis proxima Gray-eyed flatid - Flatormenis proxima Northern Flatid Planthopper  - Flatormenis proxima
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 Flatidae (Flatid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Flatinae
Tribe Nephesini
Genus Flatormenis
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
our species used to be treated in Ormenis Stål 1862
Explanation of Names
Flatormenis Melichar 1923
Numbers
2 spp. in our area, 14 total(1)
Range
e NA to sw US / Mex. to Peru / W. Indies(1)
Food
Polyphagous
Remarks
No keys to species. It is likely that the genus needs revision.
They do little damage.
Internet References
Genus page - Univ. Delaware(1)