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Species Cacama variegata - Variegated Cactus Dodger

Cacama sp. - Cacama variegata - female Cacama sp. - Cacama variegata - female Cacama variegata - male Cacama valvata? - Cacama variegata Cacama valvata? - Cacama variegata
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (Free-living Hemipterans)
Superfamily Cicadoidea (Cicadas, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadidae (Cicadas)
Subfamily Cicadinae
Genus Cacama (Cactus Dodgers)
Species variegata (Variegated Cactus Dodger)
Other Common Names
"Variegated Cactus Dodger" (proposed)
Identification
NOTE: "reddish-brown coloration to the pronotum and posterior edging distinctly reddish-brown "
TL - "San Benito, Texas"

Range
se. Texas and adj. ne. Mexico
("Rio Grande Basin")
TL - "San Benito, Texas"
Habitat
Arid Scrub, Scrub adj. to coastal marshes, and mixed habitats in se. TX
Season
Early
(April-May)
Food
Likely various
Life Cycle
Lit. review has not been revealing
Remarks
Common and alert!
See Also
Several species
sw. USA - Mexico (Central America)

sw. USA (California) & MEXICO
Cacama furcata Davis - (Not known from USA)

sw. USA (ARIZONA) & MEXICO
sw. USA (several states) & MEXICO

USA, se. TEXAS & Adj. ne. MEXICO

USA, Central TEXAS ("hill country")

CENTRAL AMERICA / MEXICO (not known from the USA)
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NOTE: "reddish-brown coloration to the pronotum and posterior edging distinctly reddish-brown "