Taxonavigation: Membracoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Cladus: Pancrustacea
Cladus: Allotriocarida
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Paraneoptera
Superordo: Condylognatha
Ordo: Hemiptera
Subordo: Auchenorrhyncha
Infraordo: Cicadomorpha
Superfamilia: Membracoidea

Familia: Cicadellidae
Subfamilia: Cicadellinae
Tribus: Cicadellini
Genus: Draeculacephala
Species (27): D. albipicta – D. angulifera – D. antica – D. balli – D. bradleyi – D. californica – D. clypeata – D. constricta – D. crassicornis – D. floridana – D. inscripta – D. minerva – D. mollipes – D. navicula – D. noveboracensis – D. pagoda – D. paludosa – D. portola – D. producta – D. quetzalcoatli – D. robinsoni – D. savannahae – D. septemguttata – D. soluta – D. tucumanensis – D. youngi – D. zeae



Draeculacephala Ball, 1901

  • Type species: Tettigonia mollipes Say, 1830


  • Carneocephala Ball, 1927
  • Carneophala Ball, 1927
  • Draculacephala Ball, 1901
  • Draculaecephala Ball, 1901
  • Draecelacephala Ball, 1901
  • Draecuacephala Ball, 1901
  • Draecucephala Ball, 1901
  • Draeculocephala Ball, 1901



Primary references

  • Ball, E.D. (1901b) A review of the Tettigonidae of North America, north of Mexico. Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, 8, 35–75.

Additional references

  • Williamson, E.B. (1907a) A collecting trip north of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. The Ohio Naturalist, 7, 129–148.
  • Hunter, W.D. (1912a) Some notes on insect abundance in Texas in 1911. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 14, 62–64.
  • Barber, H.S. (1914a) Insects of Florida. Hemiptera-Homoptera. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 33, 495–535.
  • Van Duzee, E.P. (1917b) Catalogue of the Hemiptera of America north of Mexico excepting the Aphididae, Coccidae and Aleurodidae. Technical Bulletin. University of California, College of Agriculture, Agricultural Experiment Station. Entomology. Berkeley, 2, 1–902.
  • Osborn, H. (1926a) Notes on the economic status of certain Cuban Homoptera. Journal of Economic Entomology, 19, 99–106
  • Osborn, H. (1926c) Faunistic and ecologic notes on Cuban Homoptera. Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 19, 335–366.
  • Ball, E.D. (1927c) The genus Draeculacephala and its allies in North America (Rhynchota, Homoptera). The Florida Entomologist, 11, 33–40.
  • Nottingham, J.O. (1932a) The genus Carneocephala (Homoptera, Cicadellidae). Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society, 5, 97–115.
  • Young, D.A., Jr. (1977a) Taxonomic study of the Cicadellinae (Homoptera: Cicadellidae). Part 2. New World Cicadellini and the genus Cicadella. Technical Bulletin of the North Carolina Agricultural Experiment Station, 239, 1–1135.
  • Hamilton, K.G.A. (1985a) Review of Draeculacephala Ball (Homoptera, Auchenorrhyncha, Cicadellidae). Entomologische Abhandlungen und Berichte aus dem Staatlichen Museum fur Tierkunde in Dresden, 49(5), 83–103.
  • Oman, P.W., Knight, W.J. & Nielson, M.W. (1990a) Leafhoppers (Cicadellidae): a bibliography, generic check-list and index to the world literature 1956-1985. CAB International Institute of Entomology, Wallingford, UK. (iv) + 368 pp.