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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Tribe Platycentrini

Membracid at Beaver Creek - Platycentrus acuticornis hopper 10 - Platycentrus hopper 76 - Tylocentrus quadricornis hopper 78 - Tylocentrus quadricornis Tylocentrus reticulatus Hopper - Tylocentrus reticulatus Platycentrus? - Platycentrus Tylocentrus reticulatus
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 Membracidae (Treehoppers)
Subfamily Centrotinae
Tribe Platycentrini
Explanation of Names
Platycentrini Haupt 1929
Numbers
2 genera, with 4 spp. in our area(1), _ spp. total(2)
Range
sw. US & Mexico(2)