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April 20, 2016

Neoplatypedia ampliata (Van Duzee, 1915)

Filed under: Edward P. Van Duzee,Neoplatypedia,Platypediini,United States — Tags: — Dan @ 9:23 pm

Neoplatypedia ampliata (Van Duzee, 1915).

Name, Location and Description

Classification:

Family: Cicadidae
Subfamily: Cicadettinae
Tribe: Platypediini
Subtribe: ?
Genera: Neoplatypedia
Species: Neoplatypedia ampliata (Van Duzee, 1915)

List of sources

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

Notes:

  • Some descriptions are based on aged specimens which have lost some or a lot of their color.

April 13, 2016

Neoplatypedia constricta Davis, 1920

Filed under: Neoplatypedia,Platypediini,United States,William T. Davis — Tags: — Dan @ 5:31 pm

Neoplatypedia constricta Davis, 1920

Song type: Call


Source: ©Insect Singers | Species: N. constricta

Name, Location and Description

List of sources

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

Classification:

Family: Cicadidae
Subfamily: Cicadettinae
Tribe: Platypediini
Subtribe: ?
Genus: Neoplatypedia
Species: Neoplatypedia constricta Davis, 1920

Notes:

  • Some descriptions are based on aged specimens which have lost some or a lot of their color.