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Genus Erythroneura

Leafhopper - Erythroneura festiva Leafhopper - Erythroneura elegans - male Erythroneura festiva - male Erythroneura integra? - Erythroneura integra Brown-banded leafhopper - Erythroneura calycula  Striped hopper  - Erythroneura cymbium Erythroneura integra Erythroneura elegans? - Erythroneura elegans
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (Free-living Hemipterans)
Superfamily Cicadoidea (Cicadas, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadellidae (Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Typhlocybinae
Tribe Erythroneurini
Genus Erythroneura
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eratoneura, formerly treated in this genus, have been raised; Erasmoneura has also been raised to genus level.
Explanation of Names
Erythroneura Fitch 1851
54 spp. total, all in our area(1)
transverse wing vein is diagnostic:
(adjacent to the black spot in this specimen)

oblique in Eratoneura:

Also differentiated from Eratoneura by the linear markings (not broken into red spots).
[from comments by Andy Hamilton]
throughout N. America
tree leaves in woodlands