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Genus Oecleus

Possible Delphacid - Oecleus perpictus Unknown - Oecleus Planthopper on Common Sotol - Oecleus - male - female Oecleus? - Oecleus Oecleus? Female? - Oecleus - female Oecleus? Female? - Oecleus - female planthopper - Oecleus Cool hopper with wing markings - Oecleus perpictus
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 Cixiidae (Cixiid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Cixiinae
Tribe Oecleini
Genus Oecleus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
revised by Kramer (1977)(1)
Explanation of Names
Oecleus Stål 1862
44 spp. in our area, 64 total(2)
NA (Canada to El Salvador), most spp. in sw. US and Mexico(2)
Internet References
Genus page - Univ. Delaware(2)