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Subfamily Cicadellinae - Sharpshooters

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 Cicadellini
Genus Apogonalia
Species mediolineata - Apogonalia mediolineata
Species omani - Apogonalia omani
Genus Ciminius
Species hartii - Ciminius hartii
Species sidanus - Ciminius sidanus
Genus Decua
Species curta - Decua curta
Genus Draeculacephala
Species angulifera - Draeculacephala angulifera
Species antica - Draeculacephala antica
Species balli - Draeculacephala balli
Species bradleyi - Draeculacephala bradleyi
Species californica - Draeculacephala californica
Species constricta - Draeculacephala constricta
Species crassicornis - Draeculacephala crassicornis
Species floridana - Draeculacephala floridana
Species inscripta - Waterlettuce Leafhopper
Species minerva - Grass Sharpshooter
Species mollipes - Tenderfoot Leafhopper
Species navicula - Draeculacephala navicula
Species noveboracensis - Black-ledged Sharpshooter
Species pagoda - Draeculacephala pagoda
Species paludosa - Draeculacephala paludosa
Species portola - Draeculacephala portola
Species producta - Draeculacephala producta
Species robinsoni - Draeculacephala robinsoni
Species savannahae - Draeculacephala savannahae
Species septemguttata - Draeculacephala septemguttata
No Taxon angulifera or crassicornis
No Taxon antica or constricta
No Taxon antica or navicula
No Taxon mollipes or robinsoni
No Taxon nymphs
No Taxon killed by fungus
Genus Graphocephala
No Taxon "Graphocephala species-group"
Species coccinea - Red-banded Leafhopper
Subspecies coccinea - Graphocephala coccinea coccinea
Subspecies quadrivittata - Graphocephala coccinea quadrivittata
No Taxon type "picta"
No Taxon type "teliformis"
Species constricta - Graphocephala constricta
Species fennahi - Rhododendron Leafhopper
Species versuta - Versute Sharpshooter
No Taxon nymphs
No Taxon constricta or coccinea
No Taxon "Hordnia species-group"
Species atropunctata - Blue-green Sharpshooter
Species aurora - Graphocephala aurora
Species cythura - Graphocephala cythura
Species ignava - Graphocephala ignava
No Taxon "Marathonia species-group"
Species marathonensis - Graphocephala marathonensis
No Taxon "Neokolla/Keonolla species-group"
Species aridella - Amphigonalia aridella
Species bispinosa - Amphigonalia bispinosa
Species confluens - Willow Leafhopper
Species hieroglyphica - Graphocephala hieroglyphica
Subspecies atra - Graphocephala hieroglyphica atra
Species gothica - Amphigonalia gothica
Species lugubris - Graphocephala lugubris
Species minuenda - Graphocephala minuenda
Species severini - Amphigonalia severini
Species subrufa - Graphocephala subrufa
Species uhleri - Graphocephala uhleri
No Taxon subrufa or undescribed species- AZ
Species nr-hieroglyphica - probably undescribed Graphocephala nr. hieroglyphica
Genus Graphogonalia
Species evagorata - Graphogonalia evagorata
Genus Helochara
Species communis - Bog Leafhopper
Species delta - Helochara delta
Species deltoides - Helochara deltoides
Genus Hortensia
Species similis - Common Green Leafhopper
Genus Manzutus
Species huachucanus - Manzutus huachucanus
Species mexicanus - Manzutus mexicanus
Genus Plesiommata
Species mollicula - Plesiommata mollicula
Species tripunctata - Plesiommata tripunctata
Genus Sibovia
Species compta - Sibovia compta
Species occatoria - Sibovia occatoria
No Taxon Sibovia occatoria var. "Brownsville"
Genus Tylozygus
Species bifidus - Tylozygus bifidus
Species geometricus - Tylozygus geometricus
Genus Xyphon
Species flaviceps - Xyphon flaviceps
Species fulgidum - Xyphon fulgidum
Species gillettei - Xyphon gillettei
Species nudum - Xyphon nudum
Species reticulatum - Bermudagrass Leafhopper
Species triguttatum - Xyphon triguttatum
Tribe Proconiini
Genus Cuerna
Species alba - Cuerna alba
Species alpina - Cuerna alpina
Species alta - Cuerna alta
Species arida - Cuerna arida
Species balli - Cuerna balli
Species costalis - Lateral-lined Sharpshooter
Species emeljanovi - Cuerna emeljanovi
Species fenestella - Cuerna fenestella
Species gladiola - Cuerna gladiola
Species hasbroucki - Cuerna hasbroucki
Species kaloostiani - Cuerna kaloostiani
Species obesa - Cuerna obesa
Species obtusa - Cuerna obtusa
Species occidentalis - Cuerna occidentalis
Species sayi - Cuerna sayi
Species striata - Cuerna striata
Species unica - Cuerna unica
Species yuccae - Yucca Sharpshooter
Species undescribed-sp-tx - Cuerna undescribed sp. 7
No Taxon fenestella or sayi
No Taxon gladiola, hasbroucki, or unica "morph"
Species possibly-undescribed-az - Cuerna possibly undescribed-AZ
No Taxon nymphs
Genus Egidemia
Species inflata - Egidemia inflata
Genus Homalodisca
Species elongata - Homalodisca elongata
Species ichthyocephala - Homalodisca ichthyocephala
Species insolita - Johnsongrass Sharpshooter
Species liturata - Smoketree Sharpshooter
Species vitripennis - Glassy-winged Sharpshooter
No Taxon unidentified nymphs
Genus Oncometopia
No Taxon subgenus Oncometopia
Species hamiltoni - Oncometopia hamiltoni
Species nigricans - Black-winged Sharpshooter
Species orbona - Broad-headed Sharpshooter
No Taxon subgenus Similitopia
Species alpha - Oncometopia alpha
Genus Paraulacizes
Species irrorata - Speckled Sharpshooter