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Tribe Cixiini

Freaky flying thing! - Cixius Achilid planthopper- Catonia Nava ?? - Cixius Cixiid - Cixius basalis Cixiid Planthopper - Cixius meridionalis Cixiidae - lateral - Cixius Cixius basalis Cixius - Cixius misellus - female Cixius basalis ? - Cixius
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 Fulgoromorpha
Superfamily Fulgoroidea (Planthoppers)
Family Cixiidae (Cixiid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Cixiinae
Tribe Cixiini
Numbers
33 spp. in 5 genera in our area, hundreds of spp. worldwide(1)
Range
worldwide & across NA (most diverse in the southwest)(1)