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Tribe Nephesini

White Plant Hopper? - Metcalfa pruinosa Citrus Flatid Planthopper - Metcalfa pruinosa hopper - Ormenaria rufifascia Whitefly? - Metcalfa pruinosa Citrus Flatid Planthopper - Metcalfa pruinosa Ormenoides venusta Flatidae or Derbidae or? - Flatormenis saucia Hopper Nymphs - Melormenis basalis
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 Nephesini
Explanation of Names
Nephesini Melichar 1923
Numbers
TBA spp. in 6(?) genera in our area (with numerous undescribed) (1)
Flatormenis (Melichar, 1923)
Melormenis (Metcalf, 1938)
Metcalfa (Caldwell, 1951)
Ormenaria (Fennah, 1947)
Ormenoides (Melichar, 1923)
Petrusa (Stal, 1962)