Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Tribe Nephesini

hopper 2 - unident - Metcalfa pruinosa ukn - Ormenaria rufifascia Gray Leafhopper - Metcalfa pruinosa What is this? - Metcalfa pruinosa 1275212 Flatid - Ormenoides venusta Wooly Aphid on Viburnum - Metcalfa pruinosa Vitis Typhlocybine on grape Fulgoroidea - Planthoppers - Metcalfa pruinosa
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)
Infraorder Cicadina
Superfamily Fulgoroidea (Planthoppers)
Family Flatidae (Flatid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Flatinae
Tribe Nephesini
Explanation of Names
Nephesini Melichar 1923
13 spp. in 8 genera in our area(1)