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Species Deltocephalus flavocostatus

Deltocephalus flavicosta leafhopper - ??? - Deltocephalus flavocostatus Deltocephalus flavicosta leafhopper - ??? - Deltocephalus flavocostatus Deltocephalus flavocostatus again - Deltocephalus flavocostatus leafhopper - Deltocephalus flavocostatus leafhopper - Deltocephalus flavocostatus Blue leafhopper - Deltocephalus flavocostatus Leafhopper - Deltocephalus flavocostatus - male Deltocephalus flavocostatus
Classification
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 Deltocephalinae
Tribe Deltocephalini
Genus Deltocephalus
No Taxon (Subgenus Planicephalus)
Species flavocostatus (Deltocephalus flavocostatus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Planicephalus flavocostatus (Van Duzee 1892)
Explanation of Names
Deltocephalus flavocostatus Van Duzee 1892
the epithet refers to the yellow strip on the forewing's costal margin
Identification
Adult: dark brown to blackish with yellow strip along anterior two-thirds of costa, terminating in a short white oblique dash; another short white dash nearer to wingtip, projecting at right-angles in from costa; several whitish dots on front of head; legs pale brown; eyes large, dark brown
Range
United States + NB
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