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Family Clastopteridae

Spittle bug - Clastoptera lineatocollis Alder Spittlebug - Clastoptera obtusa Hopper - Clastoptera arizonana Spittlebug - Clastoptera testacea - female dark hopper - Clastoptera xanthocephala Clastoptera Cercopidae? - Clastoptera xanthocephala Clastoptera
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)
Infraorder Cicadomorpha
Superfamily Cercopoidea (Spittlebugs)
Family Clastopteridae
Explanation of Names
Clastopteridae Dohrn 1859
Numbers
>30 spp. in 1-2 genera in our area, 80 spp. in 3 genera total (all but 3 Oriental spp. are in Clastoptera)(1)