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Tribe Pendarini

leafhopper - Chlorotettix Chlorotettix viridius - male Paraphlepsius lascivius? - Paraphlepsius micronotatus 8036945 lEAFHOPPER - Paraphlepsius brown hopper at light - Paraphlepsius collitus pale hopper - Chlorotettix Paraphlepsius sp. - Paraphlepsius - female 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
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