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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Tribe Proconiini

Smoke-tree Sharpshooter - Homalodisca liturata Cuerna costalis Hopper 02 - Paraulacizes irrorata Smoketree Sharpshooter - Homalodisca liturata Front part looks like froghopper but still confused with leafhopper. What is the Genus/species of this bug? - Cuerna costalis Cuerna Oncometopia clarior - Oncometopia hamiltoni 2018-08-11 Blue-winged orange leafhopper - Oncometopia orbona
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 Cicadomorpha
Superfamily Membracoidea (Leafhoppers and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadellidae (Typical Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Cicadellinae (Sharpshooters)
Tribe Proconiini
~32 spp. in 6 genera in our area, ~350 spp. in >60 genera worldwide(1)
This tribe is currently under revision and will eventually be split into at least two tribes—Oncometopiini and Proconiini.