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Species Helochara communis - Bog Leafhopper

Helochara cf communis from under snow - Helochara communis - female Draeculacephala - Helochara communis Leafhopper - Helochara communis Helochara communis Bog Leafhopper - Helochara communis Green leafhopper - Helochara communis Cicadellidae - Helochara communis Helochara communis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (Free-living Hemipterans)
Superfamily Cicadoidea (Cicadas, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadellidae (Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Cicadellinae (Sharpshooters)
Tribe Cicadellini
Genus Helochara
Species communis (Bog Leafhopper)
Explanation of Names
Helochara communis Fitch 1851
Identification
"This dark green leafhopper has the back and wings covered with pits... The male also has the tip of the antenna expanded, forming a black diamond-shaped 'club.'" --Dr Hamilton
Food
common on sedges