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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

Previous events


Tribe Pendarini

Hopper ID Request - Chlorotettix Leafhopper - Chlorotettix busy patterned hopper with red eyes - Paraphlepsius Chlorotettix galbanatus pale hopper - Chlorotettix Cicadellidae - Paraphlepsius Chlorotettix Cicadellidae sp4 - Paraphlepsius
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 Pendarini
__ spp. in 6 genera in our area; ~250 spp. in 9 genera total(1)
Chlorotettix (Van Duzee, 1892)
Doleranus (Ball, 1936)
Dorydiella (Baker, 1897)
Paraphlepsius (Baker, 1897)
Pendarus (Ball, 1927)
Tropicanus (DeLong, 1944)
neararctic and neotropical(1)
grasses, herbs, woody plants incl. conifers