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U.S.A. & Canada Cicadidae

Results filtered for: Platypedia

#NameShort NameCommon NameSynonym / Former NameLocationMapDescription Reference Sites
1Neoplatypedia ampliata (Van Duzee, 1915)

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N. ampliataCA, ORPDF Map
  • Eyes: n/a
  • Collar: n/a
  • Description: n/a
  • Lifecycle: Annual
2Neoplatypedia constricta Davis, 1920

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N. constrictaAZ, CA, CO, ID, NV, NM OR, UTPDF Map
  • Eyes: black
  • Collar: beige
  • Description: Black and beige.
  • Lifecycle: Annual
3Platypedia affinis Davis, 1939

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P. affinisUTPDF Map
  • Eyes: n/a
  • Collar: n/a
  • Description: n/a
  • Lifecycle: Annual
4Platypedia aperta Van Duzee, 1915

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P. apertaCAPDF Map
  • Eyes: n/a
  • Collar: n/a
  • Description: n/a
  • Lifecycle: Annual
5Platypedia areolata (Uhler, 1861)

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P. areolataBC, CA, ID, MT, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY PDF Map
  • Eyes: black
  • Collar: beige
  • Description: Black with some beige. Hairy.
  • Lifecycle: Annual
6Platypedia balli Davis, 1936

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P. balliAZPDF Map
  • Eyes: black?
  • Collar: beige
  • Description: Black and beige.
  • Lifecycle: Annual
7Platypedia barbata Davis, 1920

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P. barbataCAPDF Map
  • Eyes: pink?
  • Collar: beige
  • Description: Black and beige.
  • Lifecycle: Annual
8Platypedia bernardinoensis Davis, 1932

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P. bernardinoensisAZ, CA, CO, NMPDF Map
  • Eyes: black
  • Collar: orange
  • Description: Black with orange highlights.
  • Lifecycle: Annual
9Platypedia falcata Davis, 1920

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P. falcataAZ, CA, OR, TX, WAPDF Map
  • Eyes: n/a
  • Collar: n/a
  • Description: n/a
  • Lifecycle: Annual
10Platypedia intermedia Van Duzee, 1915

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P. intermediaCA, NVPDF Map
  • Eyes: n/a
  • Collar: n/a
  • Description: n/a
  • Lifecycle: Annual
11Platypedia laticapitata Davis, 1921

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P. laticapitataCAPDF Map
  • Eyes: n/a
  • Collar: n/a
  • Description: n/a
  • Lifecycle: Annual
12Platypedia mariposa Davis, 1935

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P. mariposaCAPDF Map
  • Eyes: n/a
  • Collar: n/a
  • Description: n/a
  • Lifecycle: Annual
13Platypedia middlekauffi Simons, 1953

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P. middlekauffiCAPDF Map
  • Eyes: n/a
  • Collar: n/a
  • Description: n/a
  • Lifecycle: Annual
14Platypedia minor Uhler, 1888

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P. minorCA, ORPDF Map
  • Eyes: black
  • Collar: black and brown
  • Description: Black with brown highlights. Hairy. Tennis racket wings.
  • Lifecycle: Annual
15Platypedia mohavensis mohavensis Davis, 1920

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P. mohavensis mohavensisAZ, CA, CO, NV, NM, UTPDF Map
  • Eyes: black
  • Collar: orange
  • Description: Black with orange highlights. Hairy.
  • Lifecycle: Annual
16Platypedia mohavensis rufescens Davis, 1932

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P. mohavensis rufescensAZ, CA, CO, NV, NM, UTPDF Map
  • Eyes: black
  • Collar: orange
  • Description: Black with orange highlights. Hairy.
  • Lifecycle: Annual
17Platypedia putnami keddiensis Davis, 1920

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P. putnami keddiensisPutnam's CicadaCAPDF Map
  • Eyes: light orange
  • Collar: orange
  • Description: Black with orange highlights. Hairy.
  • Lifecycle: Annual
18Platypedia putnami lutea Davis, 1920

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P. putnami luteaPutnam's CicadaAZ, CA, CO, ID, MT, NV, NM, OR, SD, UT, WA, WYPDF Map
  • Eyes: black
  • Collar: orange
  • Description: Black with orange highlights. Hairy.
  • Lifecycle: Annual
19Platypedia putnami occidentalis Davis, 1920

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P. putnami occidentalisPutnam's CicadaCAPDF Map
  • Eyes: black
  • Collar: orange
  • Description: Black with orange highlights. Hairy.
  • Lifecycle: Annual
20Platypedia putnami putnami (Uhler, 1877)

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P. putnami putnamiPutnam's CicadaAZ, BC, CA, CO, ID, MT, NE, NV, NM, OR, SD, UT, WA,WYPDF Map
  • Eyes: black
  • Collar: orange
  • Description: Black with orange highlights. Hairy.
  • Lifecycle: Annual
21Platypedia rufipes Davis, 1920

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P. rufipesCAPDF Map
  • Eyes: n/a
  • Collar: n/a
  • Description: n/a
  • Lifecycle: Annual
22Platypedia scotti Davis, 1935

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P. scottiCAPDF Map
  • Eyes: n/a
  • Collar: n/a
  • Description: n/a
  • Lifecycle: Annual
23Platypedia similis Davis, 1920

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P. similisCA, ORPDF Map
  • Eyes: black?
  • Collar: beige
  • Description: Black with beige highlights. Hairy.
  • Lifecycle: Annual
24Platypedia sylvesteri Simons, 1953

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P. sylvesteriCAPDF Map
  • Eyes: n/a
  • Collar: n/a
  • Description: n/a
  • Lifecycle: Annual
25Platypedia tomentosa Davis, 1942

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P. tomentosaCAPDF Map
  • Eyes: light
  • Collar: beige
  • Description: Black with beige highlights. Hairy.
  • Lifecycle: Annual
26Platypedia usingeri Simons, 1953

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P. usingeriCAPDF Map
  • Eyes: n/a
  • Collar: n/a
  • Description: n/a
  • Lifecycle: Annual
27Platypedia vanduzeei Davis, 1920

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P. vanduzeeiCAPDF Map
  • Eyes: n/a
  • Collar: n/a
  • Description: n/a
  • Lifecycle: Annual

Maps

List of sources

  • Full Binomial Names: ITIS.gov
  • Common names: BugGuide.net; The Songs of Insects by Lang Elliott and Wil Herschberger; personal memory.
  • Locations: Biogeography of the Cicadas (Hemiptera: Cicadidae) of North America, North of Mexico by Allen F. Sanborn and Polly K. Phillips.
  • Descriptions, Colors: personal observations from specimens or photos from many sources. Descriptions are not perfect, but may be helpful.

Notes:

  • n/a means not (currently) available, not not applicable.
  • Some descriptions are based on aged specimens which have lost some or a lot of their color.

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