Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

BugGuide is a National Moth Week Partner. How to add your National Moth Week 2021 photos. July 17-25.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

National Moth Week 2020 photos of insects and people.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Previous events


TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#164759
Oncometopia orbona

Oncometopia orbona
Wynnewood (suburban Philadelphia), Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
January 8, 2008
Size: 1.2 cm
At UV light in beech/hickory forested area on warm (low 60s) January.

Images of this individual: tag all
Oncometopia orbona Cicadellid Oncometopia? - Oncometopia orbona

Moved

 
Moved
Moved? Moved to where? It appears to still be in Broad-Headed Sharpshooter, so what does this mean?

Looks To Be
It appears to be a Broad-Headed Sharpshooter - Oncometopia orbona. Compare:


 
O. orbona
Moved to Oncometopia orbona. Thanks Kenneth - I agree. It was interesting to come upon this adult (male it appears) in January in Pennsylvania.

 
January
That is pretty strange. Usually it gets colder there than it does here in Southern Illinois. I saw some of these but only up until July, like the one I linked, and I think another one or two sometime in August. There hasn't been anything in the insect line, as far as I've seen, since about the third week in November here.

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.