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Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Photos of insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

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Genus Clastoptera

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 Cercopoidea - Spittlebugs
Family Clastopteridae - Clastopterid Spittlebugs
Genus Clastoptera

No Taxon arborina complex
No Taxon lineatocollis group
No Taxon ovata complex
No Taxon proteus group
No Taxon querci complex
Species achatina - Pecan Spittlebug
Species arizonana - Clastoptera arizonana
Species canyonensia - Clastoptera canyonensia
Species distincta - Dwarf Mistletoe Spittlebug
Species laevigata - Clastoptera laevigata
Species lawsoni - Clastoptera lawsoni
Species obtusa - Alder Spittlebug
Species octonotata - Clastoptera octonotata
Species osborni - Clastoptera osborni
Species testacea - Clastoptera testacea
Species texana - Clastoptera texana
Species tricincta - Clastoptera tricincta
Species undulata - Casuarina Spittlebug
Species uniformia - Clastoptera uniformia
Species xanthocephala - Sunflower Spittlebug
Species n-sp-az - Clastoptera undescribed AZ
No Taxon Clastoptera undescribed CA 1
No Taxon Clastoptera undescribed CA 2
No Taxon Clastoptera unknown AZ
No Taxon immature stages