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Species Pissonotus flabellatus

Pissonotus flabellatus ? - Pissonotus flabellatus Delphacid - Pissonotus flabellatus - male Planthopper 02 - Pissonotus flabellatus - female Planthopper 02 - Pissonotus flabellatus ??? - Pissonotus flabellatus - male ??? - Pissonotus flabellatus ??? - Pissonotus flabellatus Delphacid - Pissonotus flabellatus
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 Fulgoroidea (Planthoppers)
Family Delphacidae (Delphacid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Delphacinae
Genus Pissonotus
Species flabellatus (Pissonotus flabellatus)
Explanation of Names
Pissonotus (Phyllodictus) flabellatus Ball
Identification
very wide front legs are characteristic (P. tesselatus from se. US also has wide legs)
Range
NJ-FL to KS(1)