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Genus Siphanta

Siphanta acuta? - Siphanta acuta Metcalfa pruinosa (Nymph)  - Siphanta acuta Leaf-like insect - Siphanta acuta I am open to suggestions! - Siphanta acuta Nymph - Siphanta acuta Nymph: early instar - Siphanta acuta Late-instar nymph - Siphanta acuta Siphanta acuta
Classification
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 Flatidae (Flatid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Flatinae
Tribe Siphantini
Genus Siphanta
Explanation of Names
Siphanta Stål 1862
Numbers
A single species in our area, >40 spp. total(1)
Range
Primarily Australian & Indomalayan, adventive in our area (CA)(1)
Internet References
Genus page - Univ. Delaware(1)