Chlorotettix tergatus

Deltocephaline Leafhopper

Chlorotettix tergatus, Deltocephaline leafhopper

Family: Cicadellidae

Subfamily: Deltocephalinae

Tribe: Athysanini

Length: 7.5 mm


Chlorotettix tergatus is found from southern Quebec and Ontario, south to Alabama.

This hopper is unmarked and is greenish-brown; part of its apparent coloration is from the dark body of the insect showing through the largely hyaline wings.

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