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Tribe Paralimnini

Leafhopper - Errastunus ocellaris Agallia? Megophthalminae seems right. - Psammotettix Tan-Grey Leafhopper - Paramesus major Flexamia atlantica?  - Flexamia - female Ciccadellidae, dorsal - Flexamia Small Checkered Hopper - Hebecephalus Leafhopper 4 - Latalus sayii CASTYPE 01809 - Sorhoanus lenis - male
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
34 genera in our area, ~930 spp. in ~140 genera worldwide, all in two subtribes(1)
subtribe Paralimnina
Aflexia Oman, 1949
Alapus DeLong & Sleesman, 1929
Arthaldeus Ribaut, 1946
Auridius Oman, 1949
Cazenus Oman, 1949
Commellus Osborn & Ball, 1902
Cosmotettix Ribaut, 1942
Cribrus Oman, 1949
Diplocolenus Ribaut, 1946
Errastunus Ribaut, 1946
Flexamia DeLong, 1926
Flexarida Whitcomb & Hicks, 1993
Giprus Oman, 1949
Hebecephalus DeLong, 1926
Hebexa Oman, 1949
Henschia Lethierry, 1892
Laevicephalus DeLong, 1926
Latalus DeLong & Sleesman, 1929
Lebradea Remane, 1959
Lemellus Oman, 1949
Mongolojassus Zachvatkin, 1953
Orocastus Oman, 1949
Paralimnus Matsumura, 1902
Paramesus Fieber, 1866
Pasaremus Oman, 1949
Pazu Oman, 1949
Peconus Oman, 1949
Pinumius Ribaut, 1946
Psammotettix Haupt, 1929
Rosenus Oman, 1949
Secopennis DeLong & Sleesman, 1929
Sorhoanus Ribaut, 1946
Spartopyge Young & Beirne, 1958
Telusus Oman, 1949
grasses and sedges
Closely related to Deltocephalini.