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Genus Atymna

Treehopper ID Request - Atymna inornata Plant hopper 3 June 2008 - Atymna Green Treehopper - Atymna helena - male Membracid 2 - Atymna querci - male Treehopper - Atymna querci green treehopper - Atymna simplex - female treehopper - Atymna inornata Atymna querci - male
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 Membracidae (Treehoppers)
Subfamily Smiliinae
Tribe Smiliini
Genus Atymna
Explanation of Names
Atymna Stål 1867
6 spp. in our area(1)
looks a lot like Cyrtolobus, but the crest ridge does not extend to the head. The nymphs are also different.
New World(2)
Host plants: Castanea, Quercus, Carya, Vitis(2)