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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


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

List of sources

  1. Full Binomial Names:
  2. Common names:; 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.


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

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