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Genus Telamona

Treehopper Species 3 - Telamona stephani Treehopper 11 - Telamona decorata Virginia Creeper Treehopper - Telamona decorata Treehopper nymph - Telamona Sycamore Treehopper - Telamona collina treehopper - Telamona westcotti Telamona - Telamona vestita - male Tree Hopper - Telamona tiliae
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 Membracidae (Typical Treehoppers)
Subfamily Smiliinae
Tribe Telamonini
Genus Telamona
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Helonica Ball 1931(1)
Explanation of Names
Telamona (Fitch, 1851)
Numbers
__ spp. in our area, __ total(1)(2)
Telamona agrandata (Ball, 1931): IA, IN, OH, WI
Telamona ampelopsidis (Harris, 1841): eastern and central U.S., CO, MT; transcontinental Canada
Telamona archboldi (Froeschner, 1968): FL
Telamona calva (Ball, 1933): CA
Telamona collina (Walker, 1851): eastern and central U.S., CA
Telamona compacta (Ball, 1903): eastern U.S., CO
Telamona concava (Fitch, 1851): eastern U.S. and Canada
Telamona coronata (Ball, 1931): CA
Telamona decorata (Ball, 1903): transcontinental U.S. and Canada
Telamona dorana (Ball, 1931): FL
Telamona dubiosa (Van Duzee, 1916): eastern and central U.S. and Canada
Telamona excelsa (Fairmaire 1846): eastern U.S.
Telamona extrema (Ball, 1903): eastern and central U.S.
Telamona gibbera (Ball, 1925): AZ, NM
Telamona lugubris (Ball, 1903): eastern and central U.S. [this is a lost species]
Telamona maculata (Van Duzee, 1908): eastern and central U.S. and Canada
Telamona monticola (Fabricius, 1803): transcontinental U.S. and Canada
Telamona projecta (Fairmaire 1846): eastern U.S.
Telamona reclivata (Fitch, 1851): transcontinental U.S. and Canada
Telamona spreta (Goding, 1893): transcontinental U.S. and Canada (excluding most of the south)
Telamona stephani (Wallace, 2018): eastern U.S.
Telamona subfalcata (Distant, 1879): eastern U.S.
Telamona tarda (Ball, 1925): DC, NJ
Telamona tiliae (Ball, 1925): eastern U.S. and Canada
Telamona tristis (Fitch, 1851): central and eastern U.S. and Canada
Telamona vestita (Ball, 1925): CA, OR
Telamona westcotti (Goding, 1893): central and eastern U.S. and Canada
Telamona woodruffi (Ball, 1925): eastern U.S.
Range
most of NA, esp. in the east; 12 spp. range into Canada(2)