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Species Endria inimica - Painted 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)
Infraorder Cicadomorpha
Superfamily Membracoidea (Leafhoppers, Treehoppers and Aetalionids)
Family Cicadellidae (Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Deltocephalinae
Tribe Deltocephalini
Genus Endria
Species inimica (Painted Leafhopper)
Explanation of Names
Endria inimica (Say 1830)
Identification
Easily recognized by having a pair of black spots on the head; a pair on the pronotum; and a pair on the base of the scutellum. Has an even more recognizable nymph, which has brown stripes down the sides. --K.G.A. Hamilton
Range
across US & Canada except the southwest(1)
Remarks
common grass species and an agricultural pest
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