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Tribe Erythroneurini

Leafhopper - Eratoneura Orange Patterned Hopper - Eratoneura Leafhopper - Erythroneura octonotata Erythroneurini Leafhopper - Illinigina illinoiensis Cicadellidae - Erythridula Leafhopper - Erythroneura bakeri - male Leafhopper - Eratoneura lundi Eratoneura affinis
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 Typhlocybinae
Tribe Erythroneurini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
genera revised in(1)
almost 500 genera worldwide(2)
Erasmoneura - 13 known species
Eratoneura - 197 known species
Erythridula - 135 known species
Erythroneura - 54 known species
Hymetta - 5 known species
Illinigina – 1 known species
Zygina - 1 known species
Zyginama - 75 known species
2.2–4.2 mm(2)
External features, markings and colors can be misleading when trying to ID species
All Erythroneurine leafhoppers are yellow-marked in late summer and fall, most not attaining red until the spring. (Dr. Hamilton)