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Species Oncometopia orbona - Broad-headed Sharpshooter

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Classification
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 Cicadellinae (Sharpshooters)
Tribe Proconiini
Genus Oncometopia
No Taxon (subgenus Oncometopia)
Species orbona (Broad-headed Sharpshooter)
Explanation of Names
Oncometopia orbona (Fabricius 1798)
Size
11-12 mm (specimen measurement, Durham NC--P. Coin)
Range
e. US (PA-GA to IA-TX)(1) - Map (GBIF); the only common, widespread member of the genus in e. US (Dr Hamilton's comment)
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