Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar

TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Tribe Paralimnini

Leafhopper - Sorhoanus orientalis Cicadellidae, face - Flexamia abbreviata Leafhopper - Psammotettix lividellus - male Leafhopper - Laevicephalus sylvestris - male lateral - Laevicephalus Flexamia Flexamia - Flexamia clayi Paramesus major - female
Classification
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 (Cicadas, Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Superfamily Membracoidea (Leafhoppers and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadellidae (Typical Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Deltocephalinae
Tribe Paralimnini
Numbers
34 genera in our area, ~930 spp. in ~140 genera of 2 subtribes total(1)
pan>
Range
cosmopolitan
Habitat
grasslands
Food
grasses and sedges
Remarks
Closely related to Deltocephalini