Nyktalos Metcalf 1952 (fulgorid planthopper)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Fulgoridae

Synonym: Nyctophylax Scudder 1890 [replaced name]

Full reference: Z. P. Metcalf. 1952. New names in the Homoptera. Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences 42:226-231

Parent taxon: Fulgoridae according to J. Szwedo et al. 2004

See also Metcalf 1952 and Scudder 1890

Sister taxa: Aphaena, Enchophorinae, Fulgorinae, Limois, Lycorma, Phenacinae, Poiocerinae, Ptomatosaiva, Tropiduchinae

Subtaxa: Nyktalos uhleri Nyktalos vigil

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Type: Nyctophylax uhleri

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Florissant (MCZ Collection) (Eocene of Colorado)

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