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Subfamily Flatinae

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Hemiptera - True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha - True Hoppers
Infraorder Fulgoromorpha - Planthoppers
Superfamily Fulgoroidea
Family Flatidae - Flatid Planthoppers
Subfamily Flatinae

Tribe Nephesini
Genus Flatormenis
Species proxima - Northern Flatid Planthopper
Species saucia - Flatormenis saucia
Genus Melormenis
Species basalis - West Indian Flatid Planthopper
No Taxon new species nr. leucophaea
Genus Metcalfa
Species pruinosa - Citrus Flatid Planthopper
Genus Ormenaria
Species barberi - Ormenaria barberi
Species rufifascia - Palm Flatid Planthopper
Genus Ormenoides
Species venusta - Ormenoides venusta
Genus Petrusa
Species epilepsis - Sea Grape Flatid
No Taxon nymphs
Tribe Selizini
Genus Cyarda
Species acuminipennis - Cyarda acuminipennis
Species sordida - Cyarda sordida
Genus Mistharnophantia
Species acuta - Mistharnophantia acuta
Species ajoensia - Mistharnophantia ajoensia
Species angusta - Mistharnophantia angusta
Species extensa - Mistharnophantia extensa
Species sima - Mistharnophantia sima
Species sonorana - Mistharnophantia sonorana
Genus Paradascalia
No Taxon possible new species CA
Species edax - Paradascalia edax
Genus Possible-new-genus-az - possible new genus AZ
No Taxon possible new genus FL (nr. Planodascalia)
No Taxon possible new genus TX 1
No Taxon possible new genus TX 2 (nr. Cyarda)
No Taxon possible new genus TX 3
Tribe Siphantini
Genus Siphanta
Species acuta - Torpedo Bug