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Species Smilia fasciata

Colorful Treehopper - Smilia fasciata Treehopper (Smilia fasciata) - Smilia fasciata Green striped  whatzit - Smilia fasciata Tiny green-striped insect - Smilia fasciata Yellow-striped black hopper - Smilia fasciata Yellow-striped black hopper - Smilia fasciata Smilia camelus - Smilia fasciata Ceresa festina? - Smilia fasciata
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 Cicadina
Superfamily Membracoidea (Leafhoppers, Treehoppers and Aetalionids)
Family Membracidae (Treehoppers)
Subfamily Smiliinae
Tribe Smiliini
Genus Smilia
Species fasciata (Smilia fasciata)
Explanation of Names
Smilia fasciata Amyot & Serville 1843
fasciata ='banded'
Size
♀ 9 mm, ♂ 7-8 mm(1)
Range
NJ-FL, NE, *TX(2)(*BG data) (mostly e. coast)
Food
most Quercus spp.(1)
Remarks
common southern species. --K.G.A. Hamilton, 30.iv.2010
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