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Leafhopper - Thionia bullata

Leafhopper - Thionia bullata
Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
July 11, 2015
Size: about 1/4 to 1/3 inch

Moved from Issid Planthoppers.

Thionia bullata

Moved from Planthoppers.

Moved from ID Request.

Note the position of the antennae under the eyes; leafhoppers usually have antennae positioned in front of the eyes (leafhoppers also have spines on the hindlegs, though the hindlegs aren't visible here). I don't know what species you've got here but there are some similar ones in Issidae:

Thanks, Chris--that at least narrows it down a lot, which is very helpful.


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