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Genus Philaenus

Spotted color pattern on meadow spittlebug - Philaenus spumarius Cicadellidae 04b - Philaenus spumarius fungus-ridden hopper - Philaenus spumarius Brown Hopper - Philaenus spumarius Dewy Hopper 070112 - Philaenus spumarius Spittlebug ? - Philaenus spumarius Philaenus spumarius? - Philaenus spumarius Aphrophora ? - Philaenus spumarius
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 (Cicadas, Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Superfamily Cercopoidea (Spittlebugs)
Family Aphrophoridae (Typical Spittlebugs)
Subfamily Aphrophorinae
Tribe Philaenini
Genus Philaenus
Explanation of Names
Philaenus Stål 1864
Numbers
3 spp. (incl. one adventive) in our area, ~50 spp. total(1)