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Subfamily Delphacinae

Hopper ID Request - Delphacodes puella Delphacid - Megamelus davisi Delphacid Planthopper - Muellerianella laminalis - male Delphacid Planthopper - Delphacodes puella Muellerianella laminalis planthopper - Criomorphus inconspicuus - female Delphacid Planthopper - Pissonotus Unknown Bark Louse
Classification
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)
Superfamily Fulgoroidea (Planthoppers)
Family Delphacidae (Delphacid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Delphacinae
Numbers
3 tribes, of which the Delphacini, with >300 genera worldwide and 57 in our area, is by far the largest, and includes all the native elements of our fauna
Remarks
all the native spp. are members of the tribe Delphacini, one adventive sp. is in the Saccharosydnini