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Genus Dikraneura

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (True Hoppers)
Infraorder Cicadomorpha
Superfamily Membracoidea (Leafhoppers and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadellidae (Typical Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Typhlocybinae
Tribe Dikraneurini
Genus Dikraneura
Explanation of Names
Dikraneura Hardy 1850
2 subgenera (one monotypic), with >20 spp. in our area, ~50 spp. total(1)
2-5 mm
usually small, slender, variably pale green to orange, yellowish, or whitish, often unmarked but some have orange, yellow, or red stripes or spots; forewing may be translucent or transparent, especially toward tip; head angular with rounded point
most of the northern hemisphere (primarily holarctic, poorly represented in the tropics), incl. all of NA(1)
damp meadows, shrubby areas, woodlands