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Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

National Moth Week 2020 photos of insects and people.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama


Subfamily Poiocerinae

black Fulgorid Planthopper - Cyrpoptus belfragei Alphina glauca Large Cicada-like Planthopper - Calyptoproctus marmoratus nymph? - Poblicia fuliginosa Calyptoproctus marmoratus‏ Spinola - Calyptoproctus marmoratus Cyrpoptus belfragei Stål - Cyrpoptus belfragei Alphina glauca? - Alphina Cyrpoptus vanduzeei? - Cyrpoptus vanduzeei
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 Fulgoridae (Fulgorid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Poiocerinae
Explanation of Names
Poiocerinae Haupt 1929
11 spp. in 6 genera in our area(1)
only the tribe Poiocerini is represented in our fauna(1)