T.E.R:R.A.I.N - Taranaki Educational Resource: Research, Analysis and Information Network


Cicada (Kikihia scutellaris)

Kingdom:   Animalia
Phylum:     Arthropoda
Class:        Insecta
Order:       Hemiptera
Suborder:   Auchenorrhyncha
Infraorder: Cicadomorpha
Superfamily:  Cicadoidea
Family:      Cicadidae
Subfamily:  Cicadettinae
Tribe:        Cicadettini
Genus:      Kikihia
Species: Kikihia scutellaris

Photographed New Plymouth, December 
  

 

The wing pattern.