Erythroneura tricincta

Three-Banded Leafhopper


Erythroneura tricincta, Three-Banded Leafhopper, dorsal

Family: Cicadellidae

Subfamily: Typhlocybinae

Length: 2.9-3.3 mm

 

Erythroneura tricincta is widespread in southern Canada and the eastern United States, with a few additional records from west of the Mississippi.

Adults are active in Spring, Summer, and Fall.

Most records of this species are from Grape.


Erythroneura tricincta, Three-Banded Leafhopper, dorso-lateral view

 

 

Left: The reason for the species name, both English and Latin (translated Three-girdled), is apparent.
Erythroneura tricincta, Three-Banded Leafhopper face

 

Right: The pale face of Erythroneura tricincta.


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