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Genus Gyponana

Gyponana geminata Life Cycle of Gyponana - Day 34 - Gyponana Where am I? Who am I?  - Gyponana Gyponana hopper - Gyponana octolineata Leafhopper - Gyponana tubera - male large green hopper - Gyponana Leafhopper - Gyponana Leafhopper type? - Gyponana
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 Cicadellidae (Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Iassinae
Tribe Gyponini
Genus Gyponana
Explanation of Names
Gyponana Ball 1920
Numbers
~50 spp. in our area(1)
Identification
Most of the fauna reviewed in(2). Nymphs have very strongly flattened head marked with faint orange stripes, and tremendously long antennae.
Life Cycle
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Remarks
Very few species are readily identifiable based on external characters
See Also
Ponana and Gypona nymphs are very similar but have dark markings