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Tribe Plectoderini

Planthopper ? - Synecdoche impunctata Dwarf Catonia? - Catonia pumila Burrowing Bug? - Catonia unknown Cixiid planthopper sp. - Catonia nava Synecdoche dimidiata Hopper for ID - Catonia nava Leafhopper - Synecdoche impunctata Achilidae
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 Achilidae (Achilid Planthoppers)
Tribe Plectoderini
Explanation of Names
Plectoderini Fennah 1950
Numbers
~40 spp. in 6 genera in our area(1)