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Species Agallia quadripunctata - Four-spotted Clover Leafhopper

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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 Megophthalminae
Genus Agallia
Species quadripunctata (Four-spotted Clover Leafhopper)
Explanation of Names
Agallia quadripunctata (Provancher 1872)
Identification
Stouter than constricta and with four spots: two on the head and two dark on the thorax. "Narrow wings trumps 4 spots!" --Dr. Hamilton
Remarks
usually parthenogenetic, with a few males found only in spring --Dr. Hamilton