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Species Graphocephala teliformis

Leafhopper - Graphocephala teliformis Hopper - Graphocephala teliformis Graphocephala teliformis Leafhopper - Graphocephala teliformis Graphocephala - Graphocephala teliformis Graphocephala ? - Graphocephala teliformis Hopper - Graphocephala teliformis Graphocephala teliformis
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 Cicadellinae (Sharpshooters)
Tribe Cicadellini
Genus Graphocephala
No Taxon (Subgenus Graphocephala)
Species teliformis (Graphocephala teliformis)
Numbers
18 species of Graphocephala listed on Nearctica.
Size
~8mm
Identification
A large Graphocephala, brightly colored with nearly equal width red and green bands.
Range
Throughout Canada and the northeast U.S.
Food
Choke Cherry and other woody plants.
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