Nymphs have long, spiny plumes on their dorsal surface. This one was very busy and wouldn't sit still :)
Spotted on fennel in a rural butterfly garden.
The taxonomy for buffalo treehoppers is a bit confusing, and I'm not exactly sure what the current consensus is: Stictocephala alta, S. bisonia, S. bizonia, S. bubalus OR Ceresa bubalus, C. alta...???
Lat: 41.86, Long: -73.49
Spotted on Jun 30, 2018
Submitted on Jul 1, 2018
and 6 other people favorited this spotting