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Tribe Hoplophorionini

Platycotis minax Oak Treehopper - Platycotis vittata oak treehopper? - Platycotis vittata Platycotis vittata Treehopper - Platycotis vittata  Oak Treehopper (Platycotis vittata) - Platycotis vittata Pennsylvania Treehopper - Platycotis vittata Platycotis vittata
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
Superfamily Membracoidea (Leafhoppers and Treehoppers)
Family Membracidae (Typical Treehoppers)
Subfamily Membracinae
Tribe Hoplophorionini
Explanation of Names
Hoplophorionini Goding 1926
Numbers
5 spp. in 2 genera in our area(1), _ spp. in 13 genera total(2)
Range
New World (Canada to Chile)(2)