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Photo#666369
planthopper - Melanoliarus - female

planthopper - Melanoliarus - Female
Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
June 29, 2012
Size: 7.2mm to wingtip
Found under a rock along a power line.

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planthopper - Melanoliarus - female planthopper - Melanoliarus - female

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Oliarus
The thorax with 5 carinae is characteristic of this genus. This specimen is a female. The ovipositor is completely surrounded by wax filaments (the big white patch) in this and related Cixiidae.

any news here?
Tom, i'm going thru unsorted hoppers now; if the specimen is at an expert's, let me know --otherwise i'll ask A.H. to take a look

 
As far as I know
the specimen is at UNH with Don.

 
okay, thanks
we'll wait

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