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Genus Antianthe

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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 Cicadoidea (Cicadas, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Family Membracidae (Treehoppers)
Subfamily Smiliinae
Genus Antianthe
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
unassigned to tribe(1)
Explanation of Names
Antianthe Fowler 1895
Numbers
A single species in our area(2)
Range
Neotropical group ranging into so. US (FL, AZ, CA)(2)
Remarks
Members of this genus are subsocial (maternal egg guarding, ant-attended nymphal aggregations)(1)