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Genus Ponana

Genus Ponana, Perhaps? - Ponana pectoralis Leafy Brown - Ponana Gyponana sp.? - Ponana pectoralis Leafhopper nymph - Ponana pectoralis Leafhopper - Ponana quadralaba Leafhopper - Ponana quadralaba Leaf hopper? - Ponana pectoralis Green leafhopper with smoky-gray back and long black jumping legs - Ponana pectoralis
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 Cicadoidea (Cicadas, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadellidae (Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Gyponinae
Genus Ponana
Explanation of Names
Ponana Ball 1920
Numbers
27 described spp. in our area(1); there are several undescribed species in the se. US, and barcoding more specimens from the south might show additional unrecognized species. (K.G.A. Hamilton, pers.comm. to =v= 18.viii.2015)