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Genus Clastoptera

Clastoptera ovata spittlebug - Clastoptera xanthocephala Clastoptera xanthocephala Germar - Clastoptera xanthocephala clastopterids - Clastoptera proteus Treehopper - Clastoptera obtusa Clastoptera arizonana? - Clastoptera Red Cedar Spittlebug - Clastoptera arborina Clastoptera saintcyri
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 Cercopoidea (Spittlebugs)
Family Clastopteridae
Genus Clastoptera
Explanation of Names
Clastoptera Germar 1839
Numbers
33 spp. with 11 sspp. in our area(1), ~80 total(2)