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Species Graphocephala teliformis

Leafhopper - Graphocephala teliformis found on a plant,a hopper,daylight - Graphocephala teliformis Which Graphocephala? - Graphocephala teliformis Planthopper Subgenus Graphocephala - Graphocephala teliformis Red, Green and Gold Bug - Graphocephala teliformis Graphocephala ? - Graphocephala teliformis Hopper - Graphocephala teliformis Graphocephala teliformis
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)
18 species of Graphocephala listed on Nearctica.
A large Graphocephala, brightly colored with nearly equal width red and green bands.
Throughout Canada and the northeast U.S.
Choke Cherry and other woody plants.
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