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Species Erythroneura tricincta - Three-banded Leafhopper

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (True Hoppers)
Infraorder Cicadomorpha
Superfamily Membracoidea (Leafhoppers and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadellidae (Typical Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Typhlocybinae
Tribe Erythroneurini
Genus Erythroneura
No Taxon (tricincta group)
Species tricincta (Three-banded Leafhopper)
Other Common Names
Threebanded Grape Leafhopper
Explanation of Names
Erythroneura tricincta Fitch 1851
2-3 mm
e. US & so. ON
deciduous woods, hedgerows, grape fields
nymphs and adults feed on leaves of grape (Vitis spp.)
Life Cycle
overwinters as an adult in leaf litter; one or two generations per year
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