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Species Flatormenis saucia

Ormenis saucia - Flatormenis saucia Hopper - Flatormenis saucia Ormenis saucia - Flatormenis saucia Planthopper - Flatormenis saucia Flatid Planthopper - Flatormenis saucia Flatormenis saucia? - Flatormenis saucia Flatormenis saucia (Van Duzee) - Flatormenis saucia Flatormenis saucia (Van Duzee) - Flatormenis saucia
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
Species saucia (Flatormenis saucia)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Ormenis saucia Van Duzee 1912, Ormenis yumana Ball 1933(1)
Explanation of Names
Flatormenis saucia (Van Duzee)
Identification
varies in color (greenish to orangish), but is often recognized by the orangish mesonotum.(2)
Check the wing veins here:
Range
w. US (CA-ID to UT-TX)(3)(4)
Food
polyphagous (recorded hosts include plants in 9 families)(3)
Remarks
In the western U.S., Flatormenis saucia is the most common and widespread flatid species.(2)
Internet References
Genus page - Univ. Delaware(2)
Species page - DiscoverLife(3)