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Genus Oecleus

Planthopper - Oecleus Hopper - Oecleus Delphacid or cixiid? - Oecleus Female, Oecleus? - Oecleus - female Oecleus? - Oecleus Oecleus. ? - Oecleus UDCC_TCN 00109805 - Oecleus borealis - male UDCC_TCN 00118545 - Oecleus fulvidorsum - female
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 Fulgoromorpha
Superfamily Fulgoroidea (Planthoppers)
Family Cixiidae (Cixiid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Cixiinae
Tribe Oecleini
Genus Oecleus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
revised in (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