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Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Photos of insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Previous events


Genus Megamelus

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Hemiptera - True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha - True Hoppers
Infraorder Fulgoromorpha - Planthoppers
Superfamily Cixioidea
Family Delphacidae - Delphacid Planthoppers
Subfamily Delphacinae
Tribe Delphacini
Genus Megamelus

Species aestus - Megamelus aestus
Species bifidus - Megamelus bifidus
Species coronus - Megamelus coronus
Species davisi - Common Waterlily Planthopper
Species distinctus - Megamelus distinctus
Species falcatus - Megamelus falcatus
Species flavus - Megamelus flavus
Species gracilis - Megamelus gracilis
Species hamatus - Megamelus hamatus
Species inflatus - Megamelus inflatus
Species lobatus - Megamelus lobatus
Species longicornis - Megamelus longicornis
Species lunatus - Megamelus lunatus
Species metzaria - Megamelus metzaria
Species palaetus - Megamelus palaetus
Species recurvatus - Megamelus recurvatus
Species scutellaris - Waterhyacinth Planthopper
Species toddi - Megamelus toddi
Species trifidus - Megamelus trifidus
Species ungulatus - Megamelus ungulatus