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Photo#83775
Leafhopper - Stirellus bicolor

Leafhopper - Stirellus bicolor
St. Micheal's, Maryland, USA
July 5, 1999
This was a very small leafhopper found hopping around in grass blades. I'm wondering what it might be.

Stirellus bicolor
This is a "stressed" specimen of the brightly colored summer form of Stirellus bicolor, showing the colorful body, but with pale wings like those of the spring brood.

This photo shows nicely the iridescence.

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