Pendarus auroalbus

Gold and White Leafhopper

Pendarus auroalbus, Gold and White Leafhopper

Family: Cicadellidae

Subfamily: Deltocephalinae

Length: male 3.7 - 4.9 mm; female 4.7 - 5.2 mm


Pendarus auroalbus is found in the southern United States, from North Carolina and Florida to eastern Texas (Hamilton, 1975).

One important characteristic in this species is the pronotum being white on the front and dark brown behind.

Photo location: southern Neshoba County, Mississippi.

Gold and White Leafhopper, Pendarus auroalbus, photo from Mississippi

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